On July 1, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued proposed rules that would require each listed issuer to adopt a compensation
On October 21, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the rules proposed earlier this year by the Public Company Accounting
In May 2011, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) issued a proposed rule to modify the HIPAA
An earnout, also known as “contingent consideration” in accounting parlance, is a contractual provision in an acquisition agreement that adds a
In recent years, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) have aggressively enforced the anti-bribery and
Most corporations have now come to terms with the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s requirements for accounting for tax benefits and liabilities and with filing with the IRS the Schedule of Uncertain Tax Positions (UTP).
LTR 201141007 rules that a domestic corporation (Finco) owned by the independent, mostly foreign, “members” of a global services company will be operated on a cooperative basis in providing treasury services to the patrons.
Corporations have become very concerned about “best practices” and “risk management” in the wake of the Enron scandal and enhanced enforcement rules of government agencies and auditing rules of accountants.
On May 31, 2011, the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS or "the Secretary") published a notice of proposed rulemaking to modify the HIPAA Privacy Rule's standard for accounting of disclosures of protected health information.
Last week, the United States Supreme Court unanimously affirmed a prior decision of the Ninth Circuit in Matrixx Initiatives, Inc.