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Insolvency Practitioners Bill inches closer

Murray Tingey

More than two years after the Commerce Committee reported back on the Insolvency Practitioners Bill, Parliament took up the second reading of the Bill on September 26 – the next step in what has been a long and protracted process.

Supreme Court allows appeal in 'Steigrad' decision on directors' defence costs

The decision reverses an earlier one by High Court.

Why laws need to be tougher on cowboy liquidators

Convicted Nelson liquidator Pat Norris

The theft conviction of Nelson liquidator Pat Norris demonstrates why the laws regulating insolvency practitioners need reform, lawyers suggest.