The cost of litigation can be overwhelming. We all know it, but it seems to be something the legal industry in Australia just isn’t that interested in addressing.
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On 4 July 2019, the Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Illegal Phoenixing) Bill 2019 (Cth) was reintroduced to Parliament.
Considerations when compromising a proceeding and personal costs orders against liquidators on an unsuccessful appeal
The recent decisions by the Court of Appeal in the matters of Lonnex Pty Ltd (in liq)  VSCA 23 and Lonnex Pty Ltd (in liq)  VSCA 62 highlight...
We recently achieved a very successful outcome for a client (a subcontractor in the construction industry) at mediation defending an unfair preference claim, negotiating a payment by our client to...
It may begin with your calls going unanswered. Then a cancelled meeting. Then a few weeks pass with you having received no communication regarding the status of your matter.
Litigation can be a disempowering process for many people - you can't control it, you're stuck in it and you feel as though you're at the mercy of the court process. On top of that, you can end up paying way more than you expect.
This isn't good enough.
Since joining Aptum six months ago, one aspect that has stood out to me that differentiates our litigation practice from that of other law firms is the fact that Nigel...
I’ll start with the new name. I was lucky enough to marry my now-husband, Andrew, back in 2018.