Harbour Masters - safe harbour & restructuring blog

Welcome to Harbour Masters, where we offer insights and updates on the expertise and guidance available for the Directors of companies in need of advice in the face of stiff trade winds. Our updates focus on the critical business topics of restructuring, turnaround, and the availability of the new 'Safe Harbour' provisions, all designed to help companies renew, restructure, and rebuild. 

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Michelle Shackles

Michelle has 20 years experience within banking and private practice, joining BRI Ferrier Western Australia (WA) in 2010. Michelle’s breadth of experience covers a broad range of industries including financial services, manufacturing, property, retail and tourism and hospitality.

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Safe Harbour sails through Parliament

24-Aug-2017 15:03:00 / by Michelle Shackles posted in legislation, Safe Harbour


As previosuly reported, the 'Safe Harbour' law reform aims to create a cultural change among company directors.

It encourages Directors to retain control of their company, engage early with appropriate professional advisers and take considered, reasonable risks to facilitate the company’s recovery rather than prematurely deciding on a formal appointment.

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