Chapter 1. Introduction -- Part 1: Personal Insolvency -- Chapter 2. The bankruptcy process and its consequences -- Chapter 3. The bankrupt estate -- Chapter 4. Claims against the bankrupt estate -- Chapter 5. Alternatives to bankruptcy -- Chapter 6. Other personal insolvency matters -- Part 2: Corporate insolvency -- Chapter 7. Receivership -- Chapter 8. Voluntary administration -- Chapter 9. Deeds of company arrangement -- Chapter 10. Liquidation -- Chapter 11. Further liquidation matters and deregistration -- Chapter 12. Insolvent trading and directors -- Chapter 13. Australian cross-border insolvency law.
Australian Insolvency Law: Cases and Materials by David Brown, Christopher Symes and Mark Wellard provides a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the key cases and materials of insolvency law in Australia. With a clear structure making the book easy to navigate, the explanatory approach helps students to develop the analytical and problem-solving skills necessary for successful insolvency practice. Each extract includes a summary of the most important elements: courts, facts, issue and decision. This overview is followed by the case extract itself and commentary.