Anil Hargovan

Associate Professor

Anil Hargovan is an Associate Professor in the School of Management and Governance at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. His research interests are in the area of corporate and insolvency law, a discipline in which he has presented many conference papers and published widely in refereed Australian and international law journals. 

Anil has published over 100 articles, books and book chapters. His research has been cited by law reform committees and the judiciary. Anil has authored and co-authored several books, including Australian Corporate Law (2018, LexisNexis Butterworths) and Principles of Contemporary Corporate Governance (2018, Cambridge University Press). 

Anil is the former  President of the Corporate Law Teachers Association (founded 1991), the peak body representing over 100 academics and corporate law scholars in the Australasian region. He is a member of the Corporate Governance Subject Advisory Committee  and Chair of the Applied Law Subject Advisory Committee for the Governance Institute of Australia (formerly, Chartered Secretaries, Australia).

Research Interests:

  • Corporate governance (Directors duties)
  • Shareholders remedies
  • Corporate personality (corporate veil issues)
  • Insolvency (creditors and shareholders rights)

 

Book Chapters
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Harris J; Hargovan A, 2021, 'Potential liability for directors during corporate restructuring: comparative perspectives', in Research Handbook on Corporate Restructuring, Edward Elgar Publishing, pp. 143 - 165, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9781786437471.00017
2021
Hargovan AC, 2013, 'Aggrieved shareholders as creditors: an unmapped coordinate in the cartography of Australian insolvency law', in Omar P (ed.), International Insolvency Law: Reforms and Challenges, edn. Original, Ashgate Publishing Group, England, pp. 145 - 170, http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9781409466666
2013
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2008, 'The intersection between shareholders` and creditors` rights in insolvency: an Australia perspective', in Sarra J (ed.), Annual Review of Insolvency Law: 2007, edn. Original, Thomson/Carswell, Ontario, pp. 699 - 734
2008
Journal articles
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Hargovan A, 2020, 'Australian Insolvency Law Reform for Small Business — Janus-Faced?', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 21, pp. 5 - 10
2020
Hargovan A, 2020, 'Who is a company officer?: High Court analysis in ASIC v King and its implications', Governance Directions, vol. 72, pp. 171 - 177
2020
Hargovan A, 2020, 'Governance lessons from Tennis Australia: ASIC v Mitchell (No 2)', Governance Directions, vol. 72, pp. 384 - 393
2020
Hanrahan P; Hargovan A, 2020, 'Legislating the concept of the independent company director: recent Indian reforms seen through Australian eyes', Oxford University Commonwealth Law Journal, vol. 20, pp. 86 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14729342.2020.1773018
2020
Hargovan A, 2019, 'Editors Corner', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 20, pp. 2 - 3
2019
Hargovan A, 2019, 'Banking royal commission final report: Cultural issues and implications', Governance Directions, vol. 17, pp. 1 - 9
2019
Hargovan A, 2019, 'Editorial Note', Insolvency Law Bulletin, pp. 186 - 188
2019
Hargovan A, 2019, 'Franchise Agreements: When is a debt incurred in the context of insolvent trading law?', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 20, pp. 84 - 87
2019
Hargovan A, 2019, 'Stepping stone liability for non-executive chair in Vocation Ltd', Governance Directions, vol. 71, pp. 1 - 8
2019
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Hayne Royal Commission Interim Report: Unclogging the Central Artery', Governance Directions, vol. 70, pp. 691 - 699
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Editor's Corner (Insolvency Law Bulletin)', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 150 - 152
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'An Employee, Contractor or De Facto director? Challenge under the Fair Entitlements Guarantee Act', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 156 - 159
2018
Brown D, 2018, 'Editor's Corner', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 110 - 113
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Storm without power: Low civil penalties for directors of Storm Financial', Governanc Directions, vol. 70, pp. 197 - 201, https://www.governanceinstitute.com.au/resources/governance-directions/issue-4/storm-without-power-low-civil-penalties-for-directors-of-storm-financial/
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Sprouting the invalid appointment of a voluntary administrator', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 127 - 129
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Editor's Corner', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 62 - 63
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Editor's Corner', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 22 - 23
2018
Hargovan A, 2018, 'Liquidator's loss of insolvent trading claim under s 588G(2): Mansfield v Townend', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 19, pp. 39 - 42
2018
Hargovan AC, 2017, 'Corporate law: Foreign directors of Australian companies put on notice: No leniency for ignorance of duties', Governance Directions, vol. 69, pp. 37 - 39
2017
Hargovan AC, 2017, 'Judicial guidance on de facto director liability for insolvent trading', Governance Directions, vol. 69, pp. 111 - 113
2017
Hargovan AC, 2017, 'Still a sleepy hollow? Directors’ liability and the business judgment rule', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 31, pp. 319 - 343
2017
Hargovan AC; Todd T, 2017, 'Financial Twilight Re-Appraisal: Ending The Judicially-Created Quagmire Of Fiduciary Duties To Creditors', University of Pittsburgh Law Review, vol. 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.5195/LAWREVIEW.2016.450
2017
Hargovan AC, 2016, 'FINANCIAL TWILIGHT RE-APPRAISAL: ENDING THE JUDICIALLY CREATED QUAGMIRE OF FIDUCIARY DUTIES TO CREDITORS', University of Pittsburgh Law Review, vol. 78, pp. 135 - 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.5195/lawreview.2016.450
2016
Hargovan AC, 2016, 'Insolvency Law Reform in India', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 17, pp. 185 - 188
2016
Hargovan AC, 2016, 'Governance in Financially Troubled Companies: Australian Law Reform Proposals', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 34, pp. 483 - 488
2016
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2016, 'Productivity Commission Safe Harbour Proposal for Insolvent Trading', Governance Directions, vol. 68, pp. 9 - 12
2016
Hargovan AC; McCormack G, 2015, 'Australia and the International insolvency Paradigm', The Sydney Law Review, vol. 37, pp. 389 - 416, https://sydney.edu.au/law/slr/slr_37/slr37_3/SLRv37n3McCormackHargovan.pdf
2015
Simnett R; Huggins A; Hargovan A, 2015, 'Integrated reporting and directors’ concerns about personal liability exposure: Law reform options', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 33, pp. 176 - 195, http://www.westlaw.com.au/maf/wlau/app/document?src=document&docguid=Icf7adee1efb611e4bafbe292e8098b9a&epos=4&snippets=true&startChunk=1&endChunk=1&isTocNav=true&tocDs=AUNZ_AU_JOURNALS_TOC&parentinfo=
2015
Hargovan AC, 2015, 'Tax Debts and Directors Liability for Insolvent Trading’', Governance Directions, vol. 67, pp. 302 - 305, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=257474527261539;res=IELBUS
2015
Hargovan AC, 2015, 'Directors’ Duties to Creditors: A Doctrinal Mess', Nottingham Insolvency and Business Law eJournal, vol. 3, pp. 135 - 154, https://www4.ntu.ac.uk/nls/document_uploads/174820.pdf
2015
Hargovan AC, 2014, 'Assessing Insolvency for Purposes of Directors' Liability for Insolvent Trading', Governance Directions, vol. 66, pp. 428 - 430
2014
Hargovan AC, 2014, 'Golden Handshakes and Breach of Directors' Duties', Goverance Directions, vol. 66, pp. 278 - 280
2014
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2014, 'Revisiting the Business Judgment Rule', Governance Directions, vol. 66, pp. 634 - 637
2014
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2014, 'Administrator Liability when Selling Encumbered Assets', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 15, pp. 158 - 160
2014
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2014, 'Strengthening Creditor Enforcement in Insolvency - UK Law Reform Proposals', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 15, pp. 45 - 47
2014
Hargovan AC, 2013, 'Negotiated Settlement and Penalties in AWB Scandal', Keeping Good Companies, vol. 65, pp. 288 - 291, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=362432479958124;res=IELBUS
2013
Hargovan AC, 2013, 'For Whom the Bell Tolls: Directors' Duties to Creditors after Bell', The Sydney Law Review, vol. 35, pp. 433 - 450, http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/journals/SydLawRw/2013/16.html
2013
Hargovan AC, 2013, 'Caution Against Board Groupthink - Civil Penalties in James Hardie', Keeping Good Companies, vol. 65, pp. 32 - 32, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=207480690974933;res=IELBUS
2013
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Constitutional validity of examination power exercised by receiver and mortgagees in possession', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 13, pp. 55 - 55
2012
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Natural justice and the examination power under Pt.5.9 of the Corporations Act', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 2012, pp. 79 - 79
2012
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Raising the bar for General Counsel and Company Secretaries - High Court decision in James Hardie', Keeping good companies, vol. 64, pp. 260 - 262, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=476695545903541;res=IELBUS
2012
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Company Officers in the judicial spotlight', Keeping good companies, vol. 64, pp. 365 - 367, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=604256867137178;res=IELBUS
2012
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Dual role of General Counsel and Company Secretary: walking the legal tightrope', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 27, pp. 112 - 121, http://www.lexisnexis.com/au/legal/auth/checkbrowser.do?ipcounter=1&cookieState=0&rand=0.6636347798793097&bhcp=1
2012
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Downer for CEO - Serious misconduct ruling by appellate court on Downer case', Keeping good companies, vol. 64, pp. 666 - 668, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=978965918673919;res=IELAPA
2012
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2011, 'Cutting the Gordian knot of corporate law: revisiting veil piercing in corporate groups', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 26, pp. 39 - 54
2011
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2011, 'Together alone: Corporate group structures and their legal status revisited', Australian Business Law Review, vol. 39, pp. 85 - 94
2011
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'A Lender may Wear Both Belt and Braces: Brighten Case Illuminates Law on Equitable Considerations Challenging Appointment of Receiver', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 10, pp. 150 - 153
2010
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2010, 'Corporate groups: the intersection between corporate and tax law', Sydney Law Review, vol. 32, pp. 723 - 738, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=201105514;res=IELAPA
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'Directors and Officers Dereliction of Duties and Disqualifications: An Analysis of James Hardie', Company Lawyer, vol. 31, pp. 255 - 264
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'Directors Liability for Insolvent Trading, Statutory Forgiveness and Law Reform', Insolvency Law Journal, vol. 18, pp. 96 - 102
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'Directors Liability for Misleading and Deceptive Market Announcements - the 'Citrofresh' Decision', Keeping good companies, vol. 62, pp. 454 - 458, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=402994883986370;res=IELAPA
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'Judicial Considerations under the Corporations Act in Granting Leave to an Owner of Property under s 440C Moratorium', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 11, pp. 71 - 73
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'The Source of Efficacy for Creditors Schemes of Arrangements in England, Australia and Singapore', Company Lawyer, vol. 31, pp. 199 - 206
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'Scope of Court's Supervisory Power over Liquidators' Conduct under s 563 of the Corporations Act', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 11, pp. 29 - 31
2010
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'Directors' Indemnities to Tax Commissioner under Part 5.7B of the Corporations Act', Keeping Good Companies, vol. 61, pp. 38 - 42, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=681680974504278;res=IELBUS
2009
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'Directors' Liability for Insolvent Trading under Part 5.7B of the Corporations Act', Keeping Good Companies, vol. 61, pp. 160 - 164, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=756641417410355;res=IELBUS
2009
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'Directors' and Officers' Statutory Duty of Care following James Hardie', Keeping good companies, vol. 61, pp. 586 - 590, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=348853155700175;res=IELBUS
2009
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'Limitations to deed of company arrangements: the Lehman Bros case', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 10, pp. 39 - 41
2009
Hargovan AC, 2009, '`Relevance of Directors' Unsecured Borrowings, Guarantees and Honesty in Determining Liability for Insolvent Trading', Insolvency Law Journal, vol. 17, pp. 36 - 41
2009
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'Corporate Governance Lessons from James Hardie', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 33, pp. 984 - 1021, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=81114271158;res=IELAPA
2009
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'Centre of main interests under Australian cross-border Insolvency Act (2008): Lessons from the US', Journal of the Australian Law Teachers Association, vol. 1, pp. 11 - 20, http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/journals/JlALawTA/2008/3.pdf
2008
Austin JE; Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2008, 'Shareholder primacy revisited: Does the public interest have any role in statutory duties?', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 26, pp. 355 - 376, https://ssrn.com/abstract=1288933
2008
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'The cross-border Insolvency Act 2008 (Cth) - Issues and implications', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 22, pp. 188 - 197
2008
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'Shareholders as Creditors in Hong Kong Insolvency Law: Myth or Reality?', Hong Kong Law Journal, vol. 38, pp. 685 - 711, https://ssrn.com/abstract=1432947
2008
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2008, 'Shareholders as Creditors: A response to the CAMAC discussion paper on law reform', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 22, pp. 135 - 160
2008
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'Directors' Indemnities in Insolvency and Cost Orders', Insolvency Law Journal, vol. 16, pp. 240 - 246
2008
Hargovan AC; Harris J; Zandstra A, 2008, 'Widening the net: accessorial liability for continuous disclosure contraventions', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 22, pp. 51 - 81, https://ssrn.com/abstract=1163009
2008
Hargovan AC, 2007, 'Breach of Solicitor's Fiduciary Duty and the Lifting of the Corporate Veil', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 25, pp. 128 - 132
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2007, 'The shifting balance of shareholders` interest in insolvency: evolution or revolution?', Melbourne University Law Review, vol. 31, pp. 591 - 621, http://www3.austlii.edu.au/au/journals/MelbULawRw/2007/24.html
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2007, 'Sons of Gwalia: Navigating the line between membership and creditor rights in corporate insolvencies', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 25, pp. 7 - 29, https://ssrn.com/abstract=962496
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2007, 'Piercing the corporate veil in Canada: A comparative analysis', Company Lawyer, vol. 28, pp. 58 - 62, https://ssrn.com/abstract=980366
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2007, 'Sons of Gwalia and statutory debt subordination: An appraisal of the North American Experience', Australian Journal of Corporate Law, vol. 20, pp. 265 - 300, https://ssrn.com/abstract=1001567
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2007, 'Sons of Gwalia and the high Court: Implications for shareholders, creditors and the insolvency regime', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 7, pp. 80 - 85
2007
Hargovan AC, 2006, 'Piercing the corporate veil on sham transactions and companies', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 24, pp. 436 - 442, http://www.westlaw.com.au/maf/wlau/app/document?&src=search&docguid=Id05cc31ccfe711e08eefa443f89988a0&epos=4&snippets=true&fcwh=true&startChunk=1&endChunk=1&nstid=std-anz-highlight&nsds=AUNZ_SEARCHALL
2006
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2006, 'Taking continuous disclosure seriously: a landmark decision in jubilee mines', Keeping good companies, vol. 58, pp. 648 - 651, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=200701136;res=IELAPA
2006
Hargovan AC, 2006, 'Fashioning the rules of attribution for corporate liability', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 24, pp. 388 - 392
2006
Hargovan AC, 2006, 'Breach of director`s duties and the piercing of the corporate veil', Australian Business Law Review, vol. 34, pp. 304 - 308
2006
Hargovan AC, 2006, 'Breach of Directors duties and the piercing of the corporate veil', The Baxt Report, vol. 2, pp. 14 - 18
2006
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2006, 'Son of Gwalia: policy issues raised by the subordination of shareholder claims', Insolvency Law Bulletin, vol. 7, pp. 1 - 8, https://ssrn.com/abstract=962088
2006
Hargovan AC, 2005, 'Has the court power to limit the scope of inspection of company books? The construction of s 247A of the Corporations Act', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 23, pp. 270 - 273
2005
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2005, 'Can a company reinstatement order be sought for tactical advantage?', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 23, pp. 391 - 395
2005
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2005, 'The relevance of control in establishing on implied agency relationship between a company and its owners', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 23, pp. 461 - 466
2005
Hargovan AC, 2004, 'Geneva finance and the `duty` of directors to creditors: imperfect obligation and critique', Insolvency Law Journal, vol. 12, pp. 134 - 149
2004
Adams MA; Hargovan AC, 2004, 'Taking Corporate Governance Seriously during fundraising', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 22, pp. 335 - 339, http://www.westlaw.com.au/maf/wlau/app/document?&src=search&docguid=Iead8f41fcf8d11e08eefa443f89988a0&epos=5&snippets=true&fcwh=true&startChunk=1&endChunk=1&nstid=std-anz-highlight&nsds=AUNZ_SEARCHALL
2004
Hargovan AC, 2004, 'The nature of the corporate employer`s duty of care to employees: is it co-extensive? Andar Transport Pty Ltd v Brambles Ltd (2004) 78 ALJR 907; 206 ALR 387; [2004], HCA 28', Australian Business Law Review, vol. 32, pp. 367 - 371
2004
Hargovan AC, 2003, 'Directors` duties to creditors in Australia after Spies v The Queen - is the development of an independent fiduciary duty dead or alive?', Company and Securities Law Journal, vol. 21, pp. 390 - 409
2003
Hargovan AC; Adams M, 2003, 'Cost orders: a new wave of liability for the company secretary?', Keeping good companies. Journal of Chartered Secretaries of Australia, vol. 55, pp. 644 - 646, http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=200312827;res=IELAPA
2003
Hargovan AC, 1996, 'Under judicial and legislative attack: The rule in Foss v Harbottle', The South African Law Journal, vol. 113, pp. 631 - 652, http://heinonline.org/HOL/Page?handle=hein.journals/soaf113&div=77&g_sent=1&collection=journals
1996
Books
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Hargovan A, 2019, LexisNexis Study Guide: Corporations Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2019
Du Plessis JJ; Hargovan A; Harris J, 2018, Principles of Contemporary Corporate Governance, Cambridge Univeristy Press, UK
2018
Harris J; Hargovan A; Adams M, 2017, Australian Corporate Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2017
Harris J; Hargovan A; Adams M, 2015, Australian Corporate Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2015
Hargovan AC; Du Plessis J; Bagaric M; Harris J, 2015, Principles of Contemporary Corporate Governance, 3rd Edition, Cambridge University Press, Australia
2015
Hargovan A, 2014, LexisNexis Case Summaries Corporations Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2014
Harris J; Hargovan A; Adams MA, 2013, Australian Corporate Law, 4th, LexisNexis
2013
Harris J; Hargovan A; Adams M, 2011, Australian Corporate Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2011
Harris J; Hargovan A; Adams M, 2009, Australian Corporate Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2009
Harris J; Hargovan A; Adams M, 2008, Australian Corporate Law, LexisNexis, Australia
2008
Hargovan AC, 2000, Company and incorporated associations law, Original, Eastern House, Victoria
2000
Hargovan AC, 1997, Company and incorporated associations law (1st ed), Original, Eastern House, Victoria, Australia
1997
Conference Presentations
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hargovan AC, 2016, 'Insolvency Law Reform in India: Potential Risks and Rewards', presented at INSOL International Academics Colleqium, London, 13 July 2016 - 15 July 2016
2016
Hargovan AC; Dube I, 2016, 'Corporate Social Responsibility in India - Origins and Prospects', presented at 2016 Corporate Law Teachers Conference, University of New South Wales, 31 January 2016 - 02 February 2016
2016
Hargovan AC; Todd T, 2016, 'Financial Twilight Re-Appraisal: Ending the Judicially Created Quagmire of Fiduciary Duties to Creditors', presented at 2016 Corporate Law Teachers Conference, University of New South Wales, 31 January 2016 - 02 February 2016
2016
Hargovan AC, 2015, 'Directors’ Duties to Consider Creditor Interests: A Solution in Search of a Problem?', presented at INSOL Europe Academic Collequim, Berlin, 30 September 2015 - 01 October 2015
2015
Conference Papers
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Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2015, 'Still A Sleepy Hollow? Directors’ Liability And The Business Judgment Rule’', in Corporate Law Teachers Association, Corporate Law Teachers Association, University of Melbourne, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association, University of Melbourne, 01 February 2015 - 03 February 2015
2015
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2013, 'Directors Duties to Creditors and Commercial Realism: Arising Tensions', in Directors Duties to Creditors and Commercial Realism: Arising Tensions, Corporate Law Teachers Conference, Australian National University, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Conference, Australian National University, 03 February 2013 - 05 February 2013
2013
Hargovan AC; McCormack G, 2013, 'Australia and the International Insolvency Paradigm', in Australia and the International Insolvency Paradigm, INSOL Conference, The Hague, presented at INSOL Conference, The Hague, 18 May 2013 - 19 May 2013
2013
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'The GFC and Corporate Workouts: Throwing light on the law of shadow directorship and creditor liability in Australia', in The GFC and Corporate Workouts: Throwing light on the law of shadow directorship and creditor liability in Australia, INSOL International Academics' Group Meeting, Miami, United States, presented at INSOL International Academics' Group Meeting, Miami, United States
2012
Hargovan AC, 2012, 'Directors duties following Centro, legal and policy implications', in Directors duties following Centro, legal and policy implications, Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, Bond University Law Faculty, Queensland, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, Bond University Law Faculty, Queensland
2012
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'Australia's Insolvent Trading Law - Policy, Analysis and Law Reform', in Australia's Insolvent Trading Law: Policy, Analysis and Law Reform, INSOL, Dublin, pp. 1 - 23, presented at INSOL, Dublin, -
2010
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2010, 'Statutory Business Judgment Rule in Australia: Mere Window Dressing or Directors Best Friend?', in Statutory Business Judgment Rule in Australia: Mere Window Dressing or Directors Best Friend?, Australasian law Teachers Association, Auckland, pp. 1 - 19, presented at Australasian law Teachers Association, Auckland
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'The Significance of the James Hardie Case for Directors and Officers Duties', in The Significance of the James Hardie Case for Directors and Officers Duties, Corporate Law Teachers Association, Adelaide, pp. 1 - 30, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association, Adelaide
2010
Hargovan AC, 2010, 'To Trade or Not to Trade -That is the Question: Directors Liability for Insolvent Trading', in To Trade or Not to Trade -That is the Question: Directors Liability for Insolvent Trading, Asian Law Institute Conference, Kaula Lumpar, pp. 1 - 20, presented at Asian Law Institute Conference, Kaula Lumpar
2010
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'The Source of Efficacy for Creditors' Schemes of Arrangements in Singapore, England and Australia', in The Source of Efficacy for Creditors' Schemes of Arrangements in Singapore, England and Australia, Asian Law Institute Conference, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong, presented at Asian Law Institute Conference, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
2009
Hargovan AC, 2009, 'A Mandatory Subordination of Shareholder Claims Under s 510(b) of US Code', in A Mandatory Subordination of Shareholder Claims Under s 510(b) of US Code, Lessons for Australia¨ Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, University of Technology, Sydney, presented at Lessons for Australia¨ Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, University of Technology, Sydney, -
2009
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'Centre of Main Interests under Australian Cross-Border Insolvency Act (2008):', in Centre of Main Interests under Australian Cross-Border Insolvency Act (2008):, Lessons from the United States¿ Australasian Law Teachers Conference,, James Cook University Law School, Cairns (July)., presented at Lessons from the United States¿ Australasian Law Teachers Conference,, James Cook University Law School, Cairns (July).
2008
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2008, 'Corporate Rescue Regimes in the Asia-Pacific Region: A Critical Analysis', in Corporate Rescue Regimes in the Asia-Pacific Region: A Critical Analysis, INSOL International Annual Regional Conference,, Shanghai, China, presented at INSOL International Annual Regional Conference,, Shanghai, China, 14 September 2008 - 17 September 2008
2008
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'Defrauded Shareholders as Parity Creditors in Insolvency: Forging a New Paradigm Down Under', in Defrauded Shareholders as Parity Creditors in Insolvency: Forging a New Paradigm Down Under, University of Pretoria Law Faculty,, Pretoria, South Africa, presented at University of Pretoria Law Faculty,, Pretoria, South Africa, 18 January 2008 - 20 January 2008
2008
Hargovan AC; Harris JR; Zandstra A, 2008, 'Widening the Net: Accessorial Liability for Continuous Disclosure', in Widening the Net: Accessorial Liability for Continuous Disclosure, Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference,, University of New South Wales (at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee, Sydney), presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference,, University of New South Wales (at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Coogee, Sydney), 03 February 2008 - 05 February 2008
2008
Hargovan AC, 2008, 'Shareholders as Creditors in Hong Kong Corporate Insolvencies: Myth or Reality?', in Shareholders as Creditors in Hong Kong Corporate Insolvencies: Myth or Reality?, Asian Law Institute Conference,, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore, presented at Asian Law Institute Conference,, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore, -
2008
Hargovan AC; Austin JE, 2007, 'Shareholder Primacy Revisited: does the public interest have any role in statutory duties?', in Australasian Law Teachers Association Conference, Australasian Law Teachers Association Confernece, Perth, WA, presented at Australasian Law Teachers Association Confernece, Perth, WA, 23 September 2007 - 26 September 2007
2007
Hargovan AC, 2007, 'The Changing Contours of Shareholder Recognition in Corporate Insolvency in the Digital Age', in 2007 Asian Legal Information Network International Academic Conference, Asian Legal Information Network International Academic Conference 2007, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, pp. 1 - 15, presented at Asian Legal Information Network International Academic Conference 2007, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 06 December 2007 - 07 December 2007
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris J, 2007, 'Statutory Debt Subordination and Creditor Protection: The North American Experience', in Corporate Law Teachers Association 2007, Corporate Law Teachers Association 2007, Deakin University, Geelong Australia, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association 2007, Deakin University, Geelong Australia, 04 February 2007 - 06 February 2007
2007
Hargovan AC, 2007, 'Statutory Debt Subordination and the Impact of Sons of Gwalia in Australia and Hong Kong: A Comparative Perspective', in Australasian Law Teachers Association Conference, Australasian Law Teachers Association Confernece, Perth, WA, pp. 1 - 19, presented at Australasian Law Teachers Association Confernece, Perth, WA, 23 September 2007 - 26 September 2007
2007
Hargovan AC, 2007, 'The Intersection between Creditor and Shareholder Rights in Australian Insolvency Law: Implications for the Asia-Pacific Region', in Asian Law Institute Conference 2007, Asian Law Institute Conference 2007, University of Indonesia, Indonesia, pp. 1 - 11, presented at Asian Law Institute Conference 2007, University of Indonesia, Indonesia, 24 May 2007 - 25 May 2007
2007
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2006, 'Sons of Gwalia: Navigating the line between membership and creditor rights in corporate insolvencies', in Corporate Law Teachers Association 2006, Corporate Law Teachers Association 2006, Queensland University, Brisbane Qld, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association 2006, Queensland University, Brisbane Qld, 05 February 2006 - 07 February 2006
2006
Hargovan AC, 2006, 'Assessing the use of agency principles to lift the corporate veil', in Australian Law Teacher Conference, Australasian Law Teachers` Association Conference 2006, Melbourne, presented at Australasian Law Teachers` Association Conference 2006, Melbourne, 04 July 2006 - 07 July 2006
2006
Hargovan AC; Harris JR, 2006, 'Navigating the Line Between Membership and Creditor Rights in Corporate Insolvencies: Should Members be Permitted to Claim Contingent Creditor Status?', in Navigating the Line Between Membership and Creditor Rights in Corporate Insolvencies: Should Members be Permitted to Claim Contingent Creditor Status?, National Corporate Law Teachers Conference,, TC Berne School of Law, University of Queensland, Brisbane, presented at National Corporate Law Teachers Conference,, TC Berne School of Law, University of Queensland, Brisbane, 06 February 2006 -
2006
Hargovan AC, 2005, 'A comparative analysis on the enforceability of letters of comfort in England and the Asia Pacific region', in Asian Law Institute Conference 2005, Asian Law Institute Conference 2005, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, pp. 323 - 336, presented at Asian Law Institute Conference 2005, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, 26 May 2005 - 27 May 2005
2005
Hargovan AC, 2004, 'The significance of the Geneve Finance Case for Director`s duties of creditors', in Adams M (ed.), Corporate Law Teachers Association 2004, Corporate Law Teachers Association 2004, ANU, Canberra, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association 2004, ANU, Canberra, -
2004
Hargovan AC, 2002, 'Should audit committees be mandatory for listed companies in Australia?', in Adams M (ed.), Corporate Law Teachers Association 2002, Corporate Law Teachers Association 2002, Melbourne, pp. 1 - 35, presented at Corporate Law Teachers Association 2002, Melbourne, -
2002
Hargovan AC, 2001, 'Should Directors Owe an Independent Duty to Consider the Interests of Creditors?', in 11th Annual Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, 11th Annual Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, presented at 11th Annual Corporate Law Teachers Association Conference, 11 February 2001 - 13 February 2001
2001
Hargovan AC, 1999, 'Recognition of employees as stakeholders in Australian company law: A challenge for the 21st Century', in Reinventing the Corporation, Reinventing the Corporation, presented at Reinventing the Corporation
1999
Hargovan AC, 1998, 'Has the rule in Yerkey v Jones been laid to rest?', in >, >, presented at >
1998
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Hargovan AC; Gordon BD; McNaughton A, 1998, Business Law: Legislation and cases, Butterworths Course Materials: Butterworths Course Materials: Business Law Legislation and Cases, Butterworths
1998

Corporate Governance (Directors Duties); shareholders remedies; corporate personality (corporate veil issues); insolvency (creditors and shareholders rights).