Jason Harris

The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law

New Law Building, F10

The University of Sydney

Sydney, NSW 2006

Australia

http://https://sydney.edu.au/law/about/people/profiles/jason.harris.php

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Lifting the Corporate Veil on the Basis of an Implied Agency: A Re-Evaluation of Smith, Stone and Knight

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 23, 2005
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Dec 2005
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 4,135 (4,548)

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Lifting the corporate veil, corporate groups, corporate agency

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Piercing the Corporate Veil in Canada: A Comparative Analysis

Company Lawyer, Vol. 28, No. 2, p. 58, 2007
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Anil Hargovan and Jason Harris
University of New South Wales and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 3,813 (5,221)

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veil piercing, separate legal entity, agency, alter ego, Canada

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Director Liability for Insolvent Trading: Is the Cure Worse than the Disease?

Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 23, No. 3
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 02 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2009
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,137 (34,315)
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Directors duties during insolvency, insolvent trading, corporate reorganisation, restructuring

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The Duties of In-House Counsel: The Bold, the Bright and the Blurred?

Australian Business Law Review, Vol. 37, p. 267, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 May 2010
Maxine Evers and Jason Harris
University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 896 (48,000)

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General Counsel, Inhouse Counsel, Legal Privilege

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Shareholder Primacy Revisited: Does the Public Interest Have Any Role in Statutory Duties?

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 26, p. 355, 2008, UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2009 BLAT 07
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2009
Jason Harris, Anil Hargovan and Janet Austin
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales and University of New Brunswick - Faculty of Law
Downloads 775 (58,482)

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Corporations Act, directors, duties, public interest, Maxwell, ASIC, shareholders, ratification, James Hardie

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Relief from Liability for Company Directors

UWS Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 May 2009
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 603 (80,699)

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Company directors, relief from liability, court powers, corporate governance, personal liability

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Sons of Gwalia and the High Court: Implications for Shareholders, Creditors and the Insolvency Framework

Insolvency Law Bulletin, Vol. 7, 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Anil Hargovan and Jason Harris
University of New South Wales and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 566 (87,428)

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shareholders, subordination, insolvency, capacity as a member

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Corporate Group Insolvencies: Charting the Past, Present and Future of 'Pooling' Arrangements

Insolvency Law Journal, Vol. 15, p. 78, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 560 (88,636)

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pooling, veil piercing, substantive consolidation, corporate groups, insolvency, bankruptcy

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Widening the Net: Accessorial Liability for Continuous Disclosure Contraventions

Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 22, p. 51, 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jul 2008
Angie Zandstra, Jason Harris and Anil Hargovan
The College of Law, Sydney, The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales
Downloads 324 (167,070)

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continuous disclosure, real time disclosure, director liability, public and private enforcement, securities class actions, investor rights

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Statutory Debt Subordination: An Appraisal of the North American Experience

Australian Journal of Corporate Law, Vol. 20, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 19 Jul 2007
Anil Hargovan and Jason Harris
University of New South Wales and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 319 (169,830)

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subordination, shareholders, securities fraud, class actions, bankruptcy, misrepresentation, equity cushion

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Adjusting Creditor Rights Against Third Parties During Debt Restructuring

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Mar 2011
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 305 (178,682)

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Debt Restructuring, Corporate Rescue, Schemes of Arrangement, Voluntary Administration, Release of Claims Against Third Parties

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Policy Issues Raised By the Subordination of Shareholder Claims

Insolvency Law Bulletin, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Feb 2007
Anil Hargovan and Jason Harris
University of New South Wales and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 298 (182,413)

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Subordination, shareholder claims, Gwalia, Australian securities fraud

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Reforming Insolvent Trading to Encourage Restructuring: Safe Harbour or Sleepy Hollows?

(2016) 27 Journal of Banking and Finance Law and Practice 294
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Apr 2019
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 291 (187,082)

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Directors' duties, insolvent trading, director liability, restructuring and workouts

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Sons of Gwalia: Navigating the Line between Membership and Creditor Rights in Corporate Insolvencies

Company and Securities Law Journal, Vol. 25, p. 7, 2007
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 12 Feb 2007
Jason Harris and Anil Hargovan
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales
Downloads 274 (198,955)

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Subordination, shareholders, misrepresentation, securities class actions

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Putting the Cart before the Horse? The Liability of Company Secretaries and General Counsel for Defective Disclosure

(2018) 33 Australian Journal of Corporate Law 55
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Jan 2019
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 271 (201,223)

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What Price Investor Protection? Class Actions vs. Corporate Rescue

Insolvency Law Journal, Vol. 17, p. 185, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 May 2010
Jason Harris and Michael Legg
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - UNSW Law & Justice
Downloads 217 (249,698)

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Workouts, Bankruptcy, Corporate Insolvency, Reorganisation, Sons Of Gwalia, Shareholder Class Actions, Centro

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Charting the Limits of Insolvency Reorganisations: Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc. v. City of Swan

Sydney Law Review, Vol. 32, No. 1, March 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 29 May 2010
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 201 (267,949)

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Lost in Transition: Section 447a and the Question of Members' Rights When a Company Transitions from Voluntary Administration to a Creditors' Voluntary Liquidation

Insolvency Law Journal, Vol. 13, 2005
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Dec 2005
Jason Harris and Bruce Gordon
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales
Downloads 196 (274,101)

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Voluntary administration, membership rights, creditors voluntary liquidation

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Still a Sleepy Hollow? Directors’ Liability and the Business Judgment Rule

(2016) 31 Australian Journal of Corporate Law 319
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Apr 2019
Jason Harris and Anil Hargovan
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales
Downloads 190 (281,897)
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Directors' duties, corporate governance, business judgment

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corporate rescue, insolvency, bankruptcy, debt restructuring, small business rescue

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Class Warfare in Debt Restructuring: Does Australia Need Cross-Class Cram down for Creditors’ Schemes of Arrangement?

(2017) 36 The University of Queensland Law Journal 73
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Jan 2019
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 139 (367,050)

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insolvency; bankruptcy; reorganisation; debt restructuring; cram down

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The Constitutional Basis of S 447A: Is it a Power Without Limit?

Insolvency Law Journal, Vol. 14, p. 135, 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 16 May 2007 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2008
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 130 (386,476)

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voluntary administration, corporate insolvency, court powers, discretion, judicial power, unconstitutional

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Federal Collective Bargaining after Electrolux

Federal Law Review, Vol. 34, No. 45, 2006
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Feb 2007
Jason Harris
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law
Downloads 106 (449,640)

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collective bargaining, protected strike action, Electrolux, employment relationship

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The chimera of restructuring reform: An opportunity missed for MSMEs in pt 5.3B

U. of Adelaide Law Research Paper No. 2021-48, The chimera of restructuring reform: An opportunity missed for MSMEs in pt 5.3B (2021) 36 Aust Jnl of Corp Law 182
Posted: 07 Jul 2021
Jason Harris and Christopher Symes
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of Adelaide - Law School

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corporate MSMEs, debt restructuring, Part 5.3B of the Corporations Act

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Be Careful What You Wish For! Evaluating the Ipso Facto Reforms

Harris, J., Symes, C. (2019). Be Careful What You Wish For! Evaluating the Ipso Facto Reforms. Australian Journal of Corporate Law, 34, 84-102., U. of Adelaide Law Research Paper No. 2019-91
Posted: 09 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2019
Jason Harris and Christopher Symes
The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law and University of Adelaide - Law School

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corporate rescue, counterparties, ipso facto

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The Shifting Balance of Shareholders' Interests in Insolvency: Evolution or Revolution?

Melbourne Univeristy Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 2, 2007
Posted: 19 Jul 2008
Anil Hargovan and Jason Harris
University of New South Wales and The University of Sydney - Faculty of Law

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Sons of Gwalia case, shareholder subordination, creditors rights, aggrieved investors, continuous disclosure, private enforcement, insolvency priorities