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High Court of Australia gives direction as to who is an officer of a company

Officers of corporations, such as directors, owe various duties to their company and can be held personally liable in the event of a breach. This includes duties to avoid insolvent trading, a duty of care and skill, good faith, and to keep books and records. Normally it is clear who the officers of the company are. Directors and secretaries are appointed pursuant to the terms of the company constitution. However, the Corporations Act will treat...
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