Seven Year Hitch – PPSR turns 7 years old

Damian Walsh, Special Counsel, Melbourne On 30 January 2012 the “Personal Property Securities Register” (PPSR) commenced operations. The PPSR is an electronic register of security interests which was established under section 147 of the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA). This commencement date of 30 January 2012 means that on 30 January 2019 the […]

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Tacking

At some point every secured lender will encounter a second lender attempting to provide additional secured financial accommodation to their borrower.  It is therefore important for the first secured lender to understand the concept of tacking and the complexities of the body of law that governs tacking and how those rules apply in light of […]

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Digital deadline for caveats

Originally published on PEXA’s website here. The deadline for lodging caveats online in Victoria takes effect this December. Partner Peter Grotjan speaks with PEXA of our readiness for the industry’s digital transformation.   Q. The deadline for lodging caveats online in Victoria is now only a few months away – how has your firm prepared […]

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