Ousted VA extracts fees despite demands for costs

Greyhouse Partners' Ben Verney.

Commercial judgment appears to have won out in respect of a dispute over the fees of a former voluntary administrator (VA) who refused to comply with a costs order while his remuneration remained unapproved.

The recently resolved stand off involved Greyhouse Partners Ben Verney, who was formerly voluntary administrator (VA) of Icon Construction Australia (NSW) Pty Ltd (ICA NSW), the company's major unsecured creditors, their lawyer Michael O . . .

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