ARITA news

The latest news about ARITA.
 Insolvency numbers return to pre-COVID levels
(9/08/2022)
 
 
 Submissions: Government announces review of ASIC IFM
(9/08/2022)
 
 
 Personal bankruptcy and liquidation of a company guidance document
(8/08/2022)
 
 
 Submission: ASIC CRIS 2021-22
(28/07/2022)
 
 
 ARITA Journal Volume 34 #02 // 2022 celebrates Paul Cook
(18/07/2022)
 
 
 Termination of ARITA Membership – Mr Stephen Hathway
(29/06/2022)
 
 
 Termination of ARITA Membership – Mr Paul Quill
(29/06/2022)
 
 
 AFSA reports progress on promoting diversity in the insolvency profession
(20/06/2022)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 29 March 2022
(14/06/2022)
 
 
 ARITA Life Member Robyn Erskine recognised with AM in the Queen's Birthday Honour List
(14/06/2022)
 
 
 2022 ARITA Member Survey Prize Draw Winner
(7/06/2022)
 
 
 Submission: APRA Strengthening crisis preparedness
(9/05/2022)
 
 
 ARITA Young Professionals Committees EOI
(22/04/2022)
 
 
 News: Suspension of Membership of Paul Quill
(21/04/2022)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: The changing face of law reform in Australia
(29/03/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Review of the Insolvent Trading Safe Harbour: Report & Government Response
(24/03/2022)
 
 
 News: Complete the FRAA survey on ASIC performance
(2/03/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Bankruptcy system – options paper
(25/02/2022)
 
 
 Submission: ALRC’s Review of legislative framework for corporations and financial services
(25/02/2022)
 
 
 Draft submission: Reforms to the Bankruptcy system, including 1-year bankruptcy FOR MEMBER FEEDBACK
(14/02/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Modernising Registry Fees
(31/01/2022)
 
 
 Submission: 2022-23 Pre-Budget Submission
(31/01/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Extension of AAT power to pause or modify ATO debt recovery
(31/01/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Possible reforms to the Bankruptcy system, including one-year bankruptcy
(28/01/2022)
 
 
 News: FEG Verification Services Panel 2022 - request for tenders
(13/01/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Improving the technology neutrality of Treasury portfolio laws repealing s600G
(29/04/2022)
 
 
 Submission: Miscellaneous amendments to Treasury portfolio laws 2022
(16/12/2021)
 
 
 Submission update: Clarifying the treatment of trusts under insolvency law
(13/12/2021)
 
 
 Submission update: Consequential amendments to small business insolvency reforms now in effect
(8/12/2021)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Take your career to the next level
(30/11/2021)
 
 
 Practice Alert: ASIC releases CRIS for 2020/21
(17/11/2021)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 20 October 2021
(9/11/2021)
 
 
 Submission update: Further consequential amendments to small business insolvency reforms
(4/11/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Insolvent trusts Town Hall discussion paper
(3/11/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Clarifying the treatment of trusts under insolvency law
(15/10/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Review of Safe Harbour
(5/10/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Improving schemes of arrangement to better support business
(20/09/2021)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Risk management in 2021
(17/09/2021)
 
 
 Submission: ARITA submission on Litigation Funding Schemes: Guidance and Relief
(23/08/2021)
 
 
 Vale William 'Bill' Hamilton
(18/08/2021)
 
 
 Submission: ASIC CRIS 2020–21
(16/08/2021)
 
 
 Submission update: Schemes - ARITA member consultation
(11/08/2021)
 
 
 Vale Tony Douglas-Brown
(10/08/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Improving schemes of arrangement to better support businesses
(3/08/2021)
 
 
 Submission update: ALRC review of legislative framework background paper
(14/07/2021)
 
 
 Professional Conduct Committee determination
(12/07/2021)
 
 
 Submission update: Consequential amendments to small business insolvency reforms
(29/06/2021)
 
 
 Submission: ALRC review of the legislative framework for corporations regulation
(28/06/2021)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: 8 things you should know about small business restructuring
(21/06/2021)
 
 
 Scott Atkins is new INSOL President
(15/06/2021)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 21 April 2021
(7/06/2021)
 
 
 New 2021–2022 ARITA Board
(26/05/2021)
 
 
 Grays become a 2021 Platinum National Partner
(25/05/2021)
 
 
 Introducing our new Diamond National Partner
(12/05/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Consequential amendments to small business insolvency reforms
(6/05/2021)
 
 
 Submission: ASIC's performance against Regulator Performance Framework 2019/20
(3/05/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Consequential amendments to small business insolvency reforms
(26/04/2021)
 
 
 Directors’ duties in uncertain financial times – Updated guidance
(7/04/2021)
 
 
 Credit manager’s guide to the small business insolvency reforms
(7/04/2021)
 
 
 Termination of Membership - Mr Peter Macks
(31/03/2021)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Digital transformation in insolvency & restructuring
(23/03/2021)
 
 
 NSW/ACT Committee Nominees 2021/2022
(16/03/2021)
 
 
 WA Committee Nominees 2021/2022
(9/03/2021)
 
 
 Vic/Tas Committee Nominees 2021/2022
(8/03/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Increasing the statutory demand threshold
(26/02/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Modernising Business Communication
(26/02/2021)
 
 
 SA/NT Committee Nominees 2021/2022
(26/02/2021)
 
 
 Submission: The bankruptcy system and the impacts of coronavirus
(16/02/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Licensing debt management firms
(16/02/2021)
 
 
 New information sheets to support small business insolvency reforms
(5/02/2021)
 
 
 2021 ARITA Divisional AGMs & call for nominations
(3/02/2021)
 
 
 Submission: Bankruptcy Regulations 2021
(19/01/2021)
 
 
 Submission: AG consultation on personal insolvency reforms
(15/01/2021)
 
 
 ARITA Insolvency Law Reform Training and Precedents update
(5/01/2021)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 27 October 2020
(11/12/2020)
 
 
 Submission: Feedback on draft Bankruptcy Regulations 2021
(8/12/2020)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: How to chart your firm’s course in uncertain times
(27/11/2020)
 
 
 Submission: Insolvency reforms to support small business subordinate legislation
(25/11/2020)
 
 
 Vale Nick Malanos
(25/11/2020)
 
 
 Submission update: Small business insolvency reforms subordinate legislation released
(17/11/2020)
 
 
 Submission update: Small business insolvency reforms – Bill tabled
(13/11/2020)
 
 
 Submission Update: Amendments to regulations on operation of litigation funding preserve insolvency
(30/10/2020)
 
 
 Submission: Virtual meetings & electronic document execution
(30/10/2020)
 
 
 Submission: Insolvency reforms to support small business
(13/10/2020)
 
 
 Small business insolvency reforms – Recognising the expertise of Registered Liquidators
(7/10/2020)
 
 
 Media Release: ARITA welcomes Govt's proposed reforms – but careful review still required
(24/09/2020)
 
 
 Termination of ARITA Membership – Mr Steven Naidenov
(23/09/2020)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Bankruptcy in focus
(10/09/2020)
 
 
 Submission update: ALRC corporate criminal responsibility final report
(31/08/2020)
 
 
 Reprimand issued following determination by ASIC Disciplinary Committee
(19/08/2020)
 
 
 Submission update: ASBFEO Insolvency Practices Inquiry
(28/07/2020)
 
 
 Submission: ASIC CRIS 2019/2020
(7/07/2020)
 
 
 ARITA members COVID-19 issues - second survey (June 2020)
(7/07/2020)
 
 
 Termination of ARITA membership – Ms Amanda Young
(22/06/2020)
 
 
 Attention Qld IPs: Queensland Small Business COVID-19 Adaption Grant Program
(18/06/2020)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: COVID-19 & the great lockdown
(17/06/2020)
 
 
 Submission Update: MBR laws to implement DIN pass through Parliament
(16/06/2020)
 
 
 Submission: Litigation funding and the regulation of the class action industry inquiry
(15/06/2020)
 
 
 ARITA response to ASBFEO COVID-19 Recovery Plan
(3/06/2020)
 
 
 Survey highlights COVID-19 challenges for the insolvency profession
(1/05/2020)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 1 April 2020
(28/04/2020)
 
 
 ARITA successfully contests access to conduct files
(27/04/2020)
 
 
 Email account hacked: Please don't open emails purporting to be from 'Arita Admin'
(21/04/2020)
 
 
 2020 Macquarie Bank Insolvency industry pulse check
(21/04/2020)
 
 
 Vale Ross Duus – former ARITA President & Life Member
(21/04/2020)
 
 
 6 things you can do for your mental health when facing financial distress
(2/04/2020)
 
 
 Attention Qld IPs: Qld Government COVID-19 factsheet on business support initiatives
(27/03/2020)
 
 
 Guidance for lawyers: Helping clients with companies in financial distress
(26/03/2020)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Creditor activism, the ILRA & unintended consequences
(25/03/2020)
 
 
 Directors’ duties in uncertain financial times
(24/03/2020)
 
 
 UPDATED: Guidance for accountants in public practice re clients with companies in financial distress
(24/03/2020)
 
 
 Guidance for accountants in public practice: Helping clients with companies in financial distress
(20/03/2020)
 
 
 COVID-19: ARITA event cancellations update
(19/03/2020)
 
 
 8 essential steps if your business is in distress
(16/03/2020)
 
 
 Submission: ARITA submission on s 444GA consultation paper
(9/03/2020)
 
 
 Trish Talty memorial - Wednesday 4 March
(27/02/2020)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 10 December 2019
(15/02/2020)
 
 
 Submission Update: Bills to introduce DINs and modernise business registers pass House
(13/02/2020)
 
 
 Submission: ARITA submission to ALRC corporate criminal responsibility discussion paper
(12/02/2020)
 
 
 UPDATE: Combating illegal phoenixing bill passed
(6/02/2020)
 
 
 Practice Alert: Recent insolvency research papers
(31/01/2020)
 
 
 Vale Trish Talty
(29/01/2020)
 
 
 Submission: ASBFEO Insolvency Practices Inquiry
(28/01/2020)
 
 
 ARITA WA Division 2020 AGM
(24/01/2020)
 
 
 ARITA Qld Division 2020 AGM
(24/01/2020)
 
 
 ARITA NSW/ACT Division 2020 AGM
(24/01/2020)
 
 
 ARITA SA/NT Division 2020 AGM
(24/01/2020)
 
 
 ASBFEO insolvency inquiry highlights need for ARITA’s own Financial Recovery Law Reform Commission
(19/12/2019)
 
 
 Further update on ASBFEO Insolvency Inquiry
(18/12/2019)
 
 
 Court inquiry into liquidator’s conduct
(16/12/2019)
 
 
 Reprimands issued for remuneration reporting deficiencies
(13/12/2019)
 
 
 Submission Update: Bills to modernise Australia’s business registers back before Parliament
(12/12/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Introducing the fourth edition of the ARITA Code
(9/12/2019)
 
 
 Carnell/ASBFEO insolvency inquiry update
(5/12/2019)
 
 
 Submission Update: Modernising Business Registers Business Advisory Group
(2/12/2019)
 
 
 Anti-Phoenix Bill passes House of Reps
(27/11/2019)
 
 
 Media reports of reviewing bankruptcy thresholds
(22/11/2019)
 
 
 Code 4th edition training videos
(18/11/2019)
 
 
 Submission Update: ALRC paper on Corporate Criminal Responsibility includes illegal phoenixing
(18/11/2019)
 
 
 Automatic termination of ARITA Membership – Mr David Iannuzzi
(9/11/2019)
 
 
 Suspension of ARITA Membership – Mr David Iannuzzi
(8/11/2019)
 
 
 Termination of ARITA membership - Mr David Leigh
(7/11/2019)
 
 
 Insolvency lawyers needed for Victorian Legal Services Board panel
(24/10/2019)
 
 
 Media statement: Disappointment at another insolvency inquiry that misses the real issues
(10/10/2019)
 
 
 Expressions of Interest: ARITA Technical Working Group
(2/10/2019)
 
 
 Lecture to celebrate 25 years of cross border insolvency law reform
(27/09/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: The vexed issue of external administrators’ independence
(18/09/2019)
 
 
 2019 National Conference wrap
(10/09/2019)
 
 
 Solvent windings up aren’t that straightforward
(3/09/2019)
 
 
 Overhaul of ARITA CPE requirements to support diversity
(2/09/2019)
 
 
 ARITA National Partners 2019
(20/08/2019)
 
 
 Financial Recovery 2020 – ARITA’s 8-point plan to strengthen the insolvency regime
(16/08/2019)
 
 
 Renew or subscribe to ARITA Precedents
(7/08/2019)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 4 June 2019
(7/08/2019)
 
 
 Invitation to supply for panel of suppliers to conduct financial capability assessments
(30/07/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: Leading business coach Jack Crumlin reveals how to identify & nurture top talent.
(17/06/2019)
 
 
 Spotlight on ARITA National Conference speakers
(13/03/2020)
 
 
 New 2019-2020 ARITA Board
(29/05/2019)
 
 
 Submission: ARITA submission to ALRC on corporate criminal responsibility terms of reference
(16/05/2019)
 
 
 ARITA National AGM 2019: Notice of meeting
(9/05/2019)
 
 
 Draft Taxation Determination TD 2019/D2
(8/05/2019)
 
 
 3 headline speakers announced for National Conference 2019
(3/05/2019)
 
 
 Submission: Draft Cost Recovery Implementation Statement: ASIC industry funding model (2018-19)
(2/05/2019)
 
 
 Results of Qld Division Committee election
(17/04/2019)
 
 
 ARITA NSW/ACT March 2019 Division meeting
(15/04/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Vic/Tas March 2019 Division meeting
(15/04/2019)
 
 
 ARITA WA March 2019 Division meeting
(15/04/2019)
 
 
 2019/2020 WA Division Committee announced
(10/04/2019)
 
 
 Results of Vic/Tas Division Committee election
(9/04/2019)
 
 
 Submission update: Senate reports released on DINs and anti-phoenix bills
(1/04/2019)
 
 
 Results of NSW/ACT Division Committee election
(27/03/2019)
 
 
 Delegates praise 2019 SMP Conference on Hamilton Island
(27/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Journal: An inside look at the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy with the Honorable James Peck
(26/03/2019)
 
 
 Professional Conduct Committee determination – Mrs Suelen McCallum and Mr Riad Tayeh
(19/03/2019)
 
 
 YP Committee applications open: closing 24 Apr 2019
(18/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA NSW/ACT February Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA NSW/ACT November Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA NSW/ACT October Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA SA/NT December Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA SA/NT February Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA SA/NT October Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA SA/NT September Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Vic/Tas December Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Vic/Tas February Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Vic/Tas November Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Vic/Tas October Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA Vic/Tas September Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA WA January Division meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA March Board meeting
(15/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA 2020: Our strategic plan
(18/11/2021)
 
 
 ARITA submissions 2018
(14/03/2019)
 
 
 Outcome of constitutional vote
(12/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA submissions on phoenixing and DINs
(12/03/2019)
 
 
 ARITA / AFSA / ASIC Liaison Meeting – 13 December 2018
(28/02/2019)
 
 
 Vote on proposed ARITA constitutional changes to improve Board representation
(5/02/2019)
 
 
 Nominations open for 2019 Qld Division Committee
(29/01/2019)
 
 
 Nominations open for 2019 SA/NT Division Committee
(29/01/2019)
 
 
 Nominations open for 2019 Vic/Tas Division Committee
(24/01/2019)
 
 
 ARITA November 2018 Board meeting
(24/01/2019)
 
 
 Nominations open for 2019 WA Division Committee
(23/01/2019)