Corporations

Invigor Group Limited (Executive Termination) (2015) NSWSC

For Invigor Group Ltd, an ASX listed company, instructed by Minter Ellison, Melbourne & Sydney, in hearing of application for injunctive relief by terminated executive directors, involving continuous disclosure issues (Cohen v Invigor Group Ltd (2015) NSWSC, Black J). 

Australian Water Holdings (minority shareholder claim defence)

For Senator the Hon. Arthur Sinodinos AO, instructed by Arnold Bloch Leibler, in Federal Court proceedings by minority shareholders against company and directors.

Applicants discontinued their claim against Sen. Sinodinos just prior to Court ordering the Applicants provide security for the Respondents' costs: [2015] FCA 931 (Katzmann J).

 

Leda Holdings v Securcorp (Mortgage Income Scheme)

For Securcorp Ltd the responsible entity of mortgage income scheme and its Chief Executive Officer in defence of $11.4m claim for damages, and equitable and other compensation. 

Proceedings had been successfully transferred from NSW to Queensland - [2013] FCA 1364

Case settled at 3 week trial in March 2015.

Australian Mortgage & Finance Co v Rome Euro Windows

Meriton Group related dispute between shareholders of window manufacturing company.

Successfully obtained interim freezing orders & asset disclosure orders (Sackar J and Ball J) and leave to bring statutory derivative action pursuant to s 237 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth):  [2014] NSWSC 996 (Black J).  Matter settled following mediation.

Class Action - MFS (Octaviar)

For Mr Michael King, founder & former Chairman of MFS Ltd (now known as Octaviar) in defence of class action claim of $423 million for alleged breaches of Corporations Act 2001 (Cth), ss 208601EA601FC601FD601HA601HG.

Approval of compromise: Mercedes Holdings Pty Limited v Waters (No 6) [2012] FCA 1412 (Jacobsen J)

Re Nevada (Company Title Scheme Redevelopment)

For board of company title scheme in defence of challenge to redevelopment levy struck by directors and whether proposed redevelopment of building impermissibly varied owners’ class rights pursuant to Part 2F.2 of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth).

Re Nevada Pty Limited [2011] NSWSC 1499 (Ball J)