The Cross-Border Insolvency Act 2008 (Cth) (Act) has undeniably simplified international insolvency disputes. But some recent cases highlight that there might be more to the law than meets the eye. These case reports from Alicia Hill and Nicholas Yusuf cover some recent decisions and their practical impact for insolvency practitioners.
Over 200 Australian children are abducted every year by their own parents and taken overseas, usually as a result of a custody battle.
Listen to MST Lawyers’ Senior Associate and Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, Amanda Humphreys, as she interviews with Andrew West of the ABC Radio National’s Summer Breakfast answering questions about child abduction
The registration, enforcement and variation of overseas maintenance and child support obligations is complex and requires specialist legal advice as illustrated in two Australian Family Law Court judgments of 2016. MST Lawyers has expertise in international family law matters and regularly provides assistance to clients and other lawyers, in Australia and overseas.
Are you considering selling your business, or seeking investors in your business? Tap into MST Lawyers’ international network of contacts
If you are looking to attract buyers of, or investors in, your business, looking beyond Australia may be a worthwhile strategy. MST Lawyers can help, through its extensive network of overseas contacts.