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Insolvency and employee claims
Record ID:
26589
Format:
LIJ Article
Year:
2000
Author:
Sturgess, James ;
Source:
LIJ (2000) 74 No 8
Date_of_entry:
06/12/2000
Legislation:
Workplace Relations Act, s 170
Notes:
Certain employee claims have statutory priority over other creditors in a company liquidation. Although unfair dismissal claims used not to have such priority, legislative amendment and recent case law suggest that this has changed
Section:
Articles
Cases:
Re VIP Insurances (In Liquidation) and the Companies Act ; International Harvester Export Co v International Harvester Australia Limited ; Allert v Grabowski ; Re Farmer Furniture Pty Ltd (Receiver and Manager Appointed) (in liq) ;
Month:
September


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