Recent Cases

Mahommed v Cox as Administrator of the Deceased Estate of Dixon [2023] FCAFC 107 (14 July 2023) (Markovic, Goodman and McElwaine JJ)


BANKRUPTCY – appeal from primary judge decision dismissing an application for the deceased’s estate to be administered in bankruptcy pursuant to s 244 of the Bankruptcy Act 1966 (Cth) – whether primary judge erred in concluding the appellant was not a creditor of the deceased estate – whether primary judge erred in failing to construe the wording of the deed in manner proposed by the appellant – prolix and unsatisfactory appeal grounds – no error by the primary judge – appeal dismissed