Convicted fraudster Matthew Perrin is arguing the jury at his trial was not properly directed.
Former Billabong boss and convicted fraudster Matthew Perrin has been denied bail and will remain behind bars as he prepares to appeal his sentence at Queensland Supreme Court.
By Toby Mann
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin is sent to jail - at our expense - for eight years for forging his then-wife's signature.
Former Billabong CEO Matthew Perrin's dramatic slide from the corporate high life has seen him spend his first night in jail after receiving an eight-year sentence for fraud and forgery.
Former Billabong boss Mathew Perrin, 43, was jailed for eight years on Friday for committing a $13.5m fraud against now ex-wife Nicole Bricknell.
By Sarah Motherwell
Former Billabong chief executive Matthew Perrin is sentenced to eight years in jail for fraud over the forging of his then-wife's signature to access millions of dollars from the Commonwealth Bank.
Nicole Bricknell (pictured), the ex-wife of disgraced former Billabong surfwear millionaire, Matthew Perrin, has described the past nine years of her life as 'horrific' and a 'nightmare'.
Millionaire Matthew Perrin tried to avoid his fraud trial claiming he was mentally ill, a court heard. He also wanted to get legal aid, despite still living in aluxourious home in Queensland,
Former Billabong CEO Matthew Perrin will be sentenced for fraud and forgery in January.
Billabong millionaire Matthew Perrin has been found guilty of fraud and forgery after faking his ex-wife's signature to mortgage her $15 million Sunshine Coast, Queensland, house.
Former Billabong CEO Matthew Perrin has been convicted of fraud after faking his ex-wife's signature to get a $13.5 million loan from the Commonwealth Bank.
The Brisbane jury presiding over the fraud trial of former Billabong CEO Matthew Perrin retired for deliberations on Monday around 1pm.
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin's wife Nicole Bricknell wants him behind bars so she can be 'at peace' a Queensland court has heard.
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin has admitted he regularly signed his wife's name on legal documents.
The former Billabong chief executive accused of using his ex-wife's signature to commit major fraud says he got permission to sign on her behalf during their marriage.
Matthew Perrin's ex-wife took another stab at the former Billabong boss in court today, saying that gambling away the couple's custom-designed luxury house was 'worse than having an affair.'
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin's lawyers turned the heat on his ex-wife in court Wednesday, suggesting she chose not to 'save' Perring from going to jail when she had the chance to do so.
The ex-wife of Billabong boss Matthew Perrin accused him of taking their $15 million family home away from her and their three children.
The ex-wife of former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin said she had no intention of bailing him out when she discovered he had allegedly committed major fraud, offending she described as "worse than having an affair".
The then-wife of Billabong boss Matthew Perrin thought he was going to admit he had been unfaithful again when he confessed, "I've done a lot of bad things".
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin's ex wife broke down in hysterics as she described how he confessed to losing their "forever" home.
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin allegedly signed his brother's signature as a witness on financial documents despite never having authority to do so, a Brisbane jury hears.
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin allegedlyconfessed that he faked his ex-wife's signature in a $13.5 million fraud. Perrin used the family's $15 million house as security for credit.
A prosecutor tells a Brisbane jury former Billabong boss Matthew David Perrin broke down at a family meeting, admitting to forging his wife's signature on bank documents and saying he was "going to jail".
Former Billabong boss Matthew Perrin faked his ex-wife's signature on mortgage documents to use the family home in a $13.5 million fraud, a court has been told.