Work Area: Professional Negligence

SRA investigating Post Office lawyers over wrongful prosecutions

22 February 2022

Boeing directors settle 737 Max shareholder lawsuit

08 November 2021

FRC fines Grant Thornton £2.3m over “pattern of serious lapses”

The UK accounting regulator found that Grant Thornton and a current partner at the firm committed a series of breaches during audits of café chain Patisserie Valerie’s parent company, which collapsed in 2019 amid allegations of fraud.

27 September 2021

Judge quizzes ENRC over importance of allegations against former SFO director

ENRC’s counsel told the High Court of England and Wales that the SFO’s failure to obtain testimony from former director Richard Alderman has left questions unanswered in a high-profile civil lawsuit.

23 September 2021

ENRC barrister: SFO investigation is based on dishonest conduct

Kazakh mining company ENRC kicked off the first day of closing submissions in an explosive London civil trial by taking aim at the origins of the SFO investigation into its operations and alleged dishonesty by its former lawyer.

22 September 2021

KPMG reaches Malaysian settlement over 1MDB work

17 September 2021

UK accountancy regulator dings EY over audit breaches

25 August 2021

FRC enforcement staffing grows significantly

The UK’s accounting regulator says that it has significantly bolstered its enforcement division over the past year to speed up investigations.

29 July 2021

Internal investigation criticises risk attitude at Credit Suisse

29 July 2021

Dutch regulator’s complaint against former Deloitte accountant upheld

09 July 2021

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