Asset protection strategies

Course ID CN170329_LIT1

  • Webinar
  • 1
  • Intermediate
  • 1 CPD POINTS

Michael Bennett, Barrister of 13 Wentworth Selborne Chambers, will analyse various asset protection strategies employed in an attempt to avoid making assets available to creditors and spouses. Learn the latest developments on asset protection strategies by attending this webinar. 

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College of Law Alumni and Law Society Members receive a 10% discount on the price.

Price

Full Price $120.00

Alumni/Member Price $108.00

Dates

Start date:

23 March 2017

End date:

23 March 2017

Time:

3pm - 4pm AEDST

About This Course

Outline

The following will be covered:

  • the claw back provisions of the Bankruptcy Act 1996 (Cth) and the Conveyancing Act 1919 (NSW)
  • briefly, the consequences of bankruptcy to the bankrupt's property
  • purported asset protection strategies and how they attempt to defeat the rights of creditors
  • the powers available to a trustee to claw back assets that a bankrupt has attempted to alienate from his estate in bankruptcy;
  • the effectiveness of the asset protection strategies given the trustee's powers to claw back certain transfers and dispositions of property;
  • the mostly safe haven that is superannuation; and
  • the Courts’ responses to attacks on potentially insolvent peoples structures. 


Michael will also consider the current position of the Family Court in relation to trusts and including the assets they hold in the marital pool of assets. 


DESIGNED FOR

This webinar complies with the mandatory area of Substantive Law.

 

Presenter

Michael Bennett
Barrister, 13 Wentworth Selborne Chambers

Michael Bennet is a barrister at 13 Wentworth Selborne Chambers practicing in:

  • Taxation litigation and advice (State and Federal)
  • Commercial litigation
  • Equity
  • Property
  • Wills and Probate

 

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