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Violations by Dean Dorton Allen Ford

Public Company Accounting Oversight board imposed civil penalty on the Public Accounting firm for violating the auditor independence rules. Dean Dorton Allan Ford (DDAF) prepared the financial statements for a broker-dealer audit...

Financial Statement Frauds in Indian Technology Sector

Financial Statement Frauds in the Information technology sector are here to stay. In the year 2009, Indiaforensic published the research on termed as " Early Warning Signals of Corporate Frauds" which...

Audit inefficiencies to be observed by the forensic auditors

March end is close and many of the firms would be preparing for the finalisation of the accounts. Auditors are likely to visit their places and another profit making year would...

KPMG ex-partner in Insider Trading

Ex-Partner of KPMG was charged with insider trading by Securities Exchange Comission. The comission alleged that Scott London, Ex-Partner of KPMG tipped Bryan Shaw with confidential details about five KPMG audit...

Lloyds considering action against KPMG

Lloyds banking group is considering legal action against KPMG in HBOS Bank Audit. Accountancy giant KPMG in the UK is under scanner over the audit work that gave HBOS, banking and...

SEC investigates KPMG Deloitte PwC and EY

Securities and Exchange Commission began administrative proceedings on 3rd December'2012, against the China affiliates of KPMG Deloitted PwC EY and another large U.S. accounting firm BDO, for refusing to produce audit...

KPMG & Deloitte in trouble over HP-Autonomy Deal

A new shareholder lawsuit over Hewlett-Packard's acquisition of British software firm Autonomy has named Big Four audit firms KPMG & Deloitte as defendants, alleging they missed numerous red flags about Autonomy's...

Carter’s Accounting Fraud

Securities and Exchange Commission charged Michael Johnson, a divisional merchandise manager at Kohl's, which is a national department store. The complaint alleged that Johnson assisted the financial fraud at Carter's, Inc,...

Thornburg Mortgage Accounting fraud

Thornburg Mortgage Accounting fraud Securities and Exchange Commission filed securities fraud charges in the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico against Larry Goldstone, the former chief executive officer...

APC’s round trip transactions

Securities and Exchange Commission filed a civil injunctive action against a former senior vice president and a vendor of InPhonic, Inc., a now-bankrupt online retailer of cellular phones that was headquartered...

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