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Following on from our recent construction webinar series Augusta Australia’s second series has focused on insolvency in the age of COVID-19. Each was presented by industry experts in their respective fields. These engaging and insightful presentations covered a wide range of relevant topics and reached a diverse audience.

 

Webinar 4: 20 May 2020

Insolvency in the Age of COVID-19

Angelina Kozary, insolvency partner at Piper Alderman, addressed key issues in insolvency in the age of COVID-19. Namely, the use of technology in appointments, recent notable decisions, assignment of actions and the claims that can arise when contract variations are inadequately drafted. Angelina is an expert in formal insolvency appointments, corporate restructurings, complex commercial litigation and insolvency risk advice.

 

Webinar 5: 28 May 2020

Future Developments in the Legal Space

Blake O’Neill, Associate Director, ERA Legal, provided valuable practical information on the courts’ rapidly expanding use of video conferencing – namely the progress and changes in relation to trials and public examinations. Blake has extensive experience in commercial dispute resolution, insolvency and reconstruction law.

 

Webinar 6: 11 June 2020

Market Uncertainty and How Coronavirus is Affecting Your Asset Values

Bruce Teichert, National Manager, Banking, Insolvency & Finance and Adrian Wong, General Manager of Valuations of Slattery Asset Advisory, discussed the disruptions caused by coronavirus. Bruce and Adrian covered the state of the market for the road transport, earthmoving & mining and automotive sectors and explored how their respective asset classes have reacted to the crisis. Bruce has over 10 years’ experience in providing asset advisory services to these sectors, coupled with 7 years working in the finance industry for ANZ and NAB.  Adrian has 20 years’ experience within NAB’s business and private banking and credit and risk areas.

 

Upcoming Webinars:

Preparation of Expert Evidence in NSW – Traps, Tips and Tricks!
Presenters: Derek Hand and Julie Wright of Greenway Chambers
Tuesday 16 June 2020, 4.30 – 5.15pm

When Construction and Insolvency Meet – What Happens and When…?
Presenter: Ivan Glavas of Worrells Solvency & Forensic Accountants
Thursday 23 July 2020, 4.30pm

Property Update and a Forensic Perspective on Disputes and Investigations in Property Litigation.
Presenters: Anh Nguyen & Berrick Wilson of Korda Mentha
Thursday 9 July, 12.00pm

For further information or to register for any of the upcoming webinars please contact us at: [email protected]