Bailing out the FEG : is the Fair Entitlements Guarantee (formerly GEERS) approaching its own fiscal cliff?
Wellard, Mark Norman (2013) Bailing out the FEG : is the Fair Entitlements Guarantee (formerly GEERS) approaching its own fiscal cliff? Insolvency Law Bulletin, 13(7), pp. 153-158.
This article discusses what recent statistics and public reports reveal about the funding of GEERS (now the FEG) and its bottom line. The article examines (1) whether there has been a “blowout” in the scheme which guarantees the recovery of employee entitlements in liquidations and (2) what might be done to put the scheme on a firmer fiscal footing.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||FEG, GEERS, insolvency, employee , employee entitlements, liquidation, insolvent trading|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Corporations and Associations Law (180109)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2013 LexisNexis|
|Deposited On:||06 May 2013 04:08|
|Last Modified:||14 May 2013 03:41|
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