Coniglio Rabbit Meat Farm (Pty) Ltd
Date submitted: 25.09.2019
Comments made by the trustee/liquidator
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Kindly be advised that Jochen Eckhoff and Yousuf M Hassen will be attending to the liquidation of Coniglio Rabbit Meat Farm (Pty) Ltd (In Provisional Liquidation) “Coniglio”. Furthermore, all communications regarding this estate (progress reports, creditor reports, meeting of creditors etc) will be done via this online estate profile, the Government Gazette and one or more newspapers circulating in the district in which the company was registered or had its main place of business.
Kindly be advised that Coniglio was provisionally liquidated on 5 September 2019. Furthermore, The Master of the High Court, Cape Town, appointed Jochen Eckhoff (Summit Trust) and Yousuf M Hassen as Provisional Liquidators of Coniglio on 19 September 2019. It is the duty of the Provisional Liquidators to take control of the company’s assets and not to report on the company’s affairs. The Liquidators will submit a formal creditors report at the second meeting of creditors.
Further instruction will follow if the order is made final on 17 October 2019.
The provisional order of liquidation was made final on 17 October 2019. The Master of the High Court will now convene by notice in the Gazette, a first meeting of the creditors of the estate for the proof of their claims against the estate. The Master’s shall publish such notice on a date not less than ten days before the date upon which the meeting is to be held and shall in such notice state the time and place at which the meeting is to be held.
Kindly download the claim form which you will see on the right of your screen. The claim must be completed, signed, commissioned and supported with documents proving your claim. If the claim is in your personal capacity then you must complete the power of attorney for our representatives, who will prove your claim at the creditors meeting, but if the insolvent company owes a company money which you represent then both the company resolutions and the power of attorney, attached to the claim, must be completed. If goods were sold and delivered to the insolvent company on an open account then a statement must be submitted in support of the claim showing the monthly total and a brief description of the purchase and payments for the full period of trading or for the period of 12 months immediately before the date of liquidation, whichever is the lesser.
The claim must be emailed to our offices, email@example.com within 10 days. If the claim is correct, I will advise you to deliver or courier the original claim to our offices: Summit Trust, 6th Floor, 50 Long Street, Cape Town.
The first meeting of creditors and members was successfully held and closed on 7 February 2020 at The Magistrate’s Court, Bellville, at 11h00. The Liquidators shall, within three months, convene the second meeting of creditors and contributories. The purpose of the second meeting of creditors and contributories is to prove additional claims against the estate, adopt resolutions and to table a formal report to creditors and contributories. The time, date and place of the second meeting of creditors and contributories will be made available on this website.
The Liquidators have instructed Deloitte to do a forensic audit on the company, the results will be included in our second meeting report. The report will show, amongst other things, the flow of funds in the company.
Kindly be advised that all meetings of creditors and members, enquiries and activities pertaining to our estates will be suspended until further notice. We will continue to closely monitor the development of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and remain alert about potential risks to our estates and our clients’ interests. We will strive to mitigate any damage suffered by all interested parties, due to these testing times, to the best of our abilities. We will keep you informed.
Please note the Master’s protocol pertaining to insolvent estates. We will proceed accordingly and keep you informed.
The second meeting of creditors and contributories was successfully held at the Bellville Magistrate’s Court on 4 September 2020 at 11h00 and postponed to 30 October 2020 at 09h00 for the purposes of holding an inquiry in terms of Section 415 of the Companies Act 61 of 1973. The Liquidators will now proceed to wind-up the company in accordance with their report and resolutions adopted at the second meeting of creditors and contributories. The first liquidation and distribution account will be submitted by 25 February 2021.
The inquiry in terms of Section 415 of the Companies Act 61 of 1973 proceeded on 30 October 2020 and will continue 26 February 2021 following further investigation.
Kindly be advised that the Government Printing Department is experiencing technical issues with the publishing of the Government Gazette, which in turn affects both the Master of the High Court as well as Summit Trust’s ability to, inter alia, convene meetings of creditors, publish notices of inspection of liquidation and distribution accounts and publish notices of confirmation of liquidation and distribution accounts. In this regard, please see attached correspondence from the South African Restructuring & Insolvency Practitioners Association (SARIPA) and the Government Printing Department’s response thereto.
Kindly be advised that due to a high rate of positive COVID-19 cases reported in the Bellville area, the Chief Magistrate of the Bellville Magistrate’s Court directed that attended insolvency matters, including insolvency inquiries, shall not proceed until April 2021. Therefore, the inquiry in terms of Section 415 of the Companies Act 61 of 1973 which was set to proceed on 26 February 2021, was postponed sine die. We will confirm the new date for the aforementioned inquiry as soon as we receive same from the Bellville Magistrate’s Court.
The inquiry was postponed to 11 June 2021 but due to a double booking at the Magistrate’s Court, the inquiry has again been postponed to 30 August 2021.
The inquiry in terms of Section 415 of the Companies Act 61 of 1973 proceeded on 17 September 2021 and was adjourned to 10 December 2021 to allow for further investigation.
Provisional Liquidation Order
Provisonal Certificate of Appointment
Final order of liquidation
The minutes of the first meeting of creditors
Minutes of the second meeting of creditors
Letter To GPW 23 February 2021
Letter To eGazette Customers