Fees

Max Brenner: casting vote needed for ex-VA fees

McGrathNicol’s Barry Kogan. BDO’s Andrew Sallway. You have to hand it to former Max Brenner Australia voluntary administrator (VA) Barry Kogan and Kogan has to hand it to the company’s current liquidator, Andrew Sallway. At the most recent meeting of creditors of the insolvent confectioner, which has been in liquidation since October 2018, the McGrathNicol partner was on hand to explain to creditors why they…

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Receiver gets fees by Brereton with barely a cut

BPS Recovery partner David Sampson. Image courtesy BPS Recovery. BPS Recovery partner David Sampson has at last got the go ahead to pay himself some remuneration for work done as court-appointed receiver of a suite of barrister’s chambers. Sampson has had to go through a lot to get to this point, including fending off multiple applications by the chamber’s occupant Derek Minus, all of which…