Friday, August 26, 2016 - 14:43
PwC is settling the lawsuit brought by the bankruptcy trustee of mortgage behemoth Taylor, Bean & Whitaker, putting speculation to rest that a verdict in the $5.5 billion lawsuit for the...
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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 10:22
Life after Big 4 (for gold medal triathletes) There's been a lot of nice articles written about Gwen Jorgensen over the past few days and this one from Fox Business is no exception. Her training...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 19:34
My sole evidence for this claim is a tweet, obviously: Another Earth could be circling the star right next door to us! https://t.co/LAI0ODVsiI#ThursdayThought
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 10:24
What's the AICPA up to? Now that the CIMA merger is in the bag, the AICPA has moved on to other important things like shaking their collective heads at our social media activity:
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:24
PwC on trial The case between the bankruptcy trustee of Taylor, Bean & Whitaker and PwC rolls on and yesterday, the Financial Times ran a profile of Steven Thomas, the plaintiff's attorney.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 16:08
This is from last week, but it's still worthy of a mention since we don't get the deluge of long-winded, self-absorbed farewell emails like we used to.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 10:03
Mandatory arbitration Over the years, the right to organize as a class has been important in wage and hour lawsuits against Big 4 firms.
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 08:00
Just as soon as we put of up the EY compensation thread, tipsters out of Deloitte started crowing for theirs, including this one:
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 13:43
Grant Thornton announced its new partner class yesterday and while this year's group was slightly smaller than last year's class of 50, it's still far larger from those in recent years.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:25
How's PwC doing? I was traveling yesterday so I bumped this Open Item asking "Is PwC facing an existential threat?" to the front page to help keep things interesting.