Deloitte, the consulting firm hired to examine foreclosures for JPMorgan Chase, brought in reviewers to look at the documents before the examination procedures were ironed out. The result: Employees sat around with no work for more than a month while collecting a paycheck. “We would just read our books,” one of the reviewers said. “We strongly disagree with this characterization of the complex independent foreclosure review process and fully stand behind the quality of our work,” a Deloitte spokesman said. [NYT, Earlier]
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