Bid for fees from project and retention trusts rebuffed

RSM's Mitchell Herrett.

RSM Partner Jonathan Colbran.

A decision in the Supreme Court of Queensland has done nothing to clear the fog around the question of external administrators' entitlements to fees and costs from trusts established pursuant to Queensland's Building Industry Fairness (Security of Payment) Act 2017 (BIF Act).

"It is not appropriate for the Court, in the context of making directions, to . . .

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