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Tuesday April 07, 2020

Has your association’s AGM meeting been affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)? If your association’s balance date is December 31, then you may be wondering how you will meet the May 31 deadline to hold your AGM—particularly against the backdrop of COVID-19. COVID-19 may impact your association’s ability to hold an AGM due to restrictions on large gatherings, as well as travel bans and self-isolation measures that will restrict key stakeholders from being able to gather. ASIC’s Two-month Extension by ‘No-action’ Position The Australian Securities ...
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Tuesday March 24, 2020

On 23 March, the Government introduced the Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus Bill 2020, which was fast-tracked through parliament in response to growing concerns around COVID-19. The legislation is designed to help lessen the economic threats that otherwise healthy companies and entities are currently experiencing in a bid to reduce the closure of businesses, associations and charities alike. The Bill outlines measures such as temporary relief from insolvent trading liability, increased thresholds for winding up and bankruptcy procedures, and protections from ...
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