Social/Professional

Court punts Worrells pair who agreed to 11th hour VA

Worrells Con Kokkinos. Worrells Matthew Kucianski. The recent judgment of Victorian Judicial Registrar Ian Irving in EAD Concepts Pty Ltd (admin apptd) [2021] VSC 227 (28 April 2021) makes for instructive reading in respect of the court’s views on winding up versus voluntary administration (VA), and there’s entertaining detail around IP rivalry prompting iNO to wonder which Melbourne-based IPs haven’t had a drink out Melbourne…

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What’s in a word – dVT boss tackles Lloyds of London

dVT’s Riad Tayeh dVT Group’s Riad Tayeh has plenty on his plate in this, the second year of the 21st century’s first pandemic. For starters the mid-tier firm’s co-founder may have to facing potentially ruinous recovery action courtesy of Timbercorp liquidators Craig Shepard and Mark Korda after the KordaMentha duo extracted a favourable decision from Victorian Supreme Court last month. As a consequence, Tayeh and…