SV Partners are proud to be a major sponsor once again of the Australian Accountants, Lawyers & Directors ConferenceTM (AALDCTM) for 2015, held in Aspen, Colorado.Our 2013 acquisition of RMG Partners provided SV Partners the opportunity to sponsor the AALDCTM for the first time in January this year. The conference proved to be a tremendous success, offering a program of presentations from distinguished speakers and networking opportunities with like-minded professionals.Following...

A decision in 2013 from the New South Wales Supreme Court sheds light on the ability of creditors to subrogate into priority positions. Subrogation occurs where a creditor or person agrees to pay priority creditors of the company in liquidation in consideration for the right to subrogate into the priority position of that priority creditor paid. For instance, a related party of the company in liquidation may elect to pay...

On the 4th of April, the Federal Government announced a review into the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (PPSA).The review will take into account the operation and effects of the PPSA, with a particular focus on small business. The review is part of the Federal Government’s plans  to reduce red tape and regulatory and administrative burdens placed upon small businesses, and maximising the efficiencies of the PPSA, including the Personal...