Jeffrey Skilling, the former Enron boss, has filed a motion with the US
District Court in Houston claiming that the evidence presented at his trial was
He is hoping the guilty verdict handed down in his fraud trial last month will
be overturned. If it is not, he said he would ask for a retrial.
Skilling is due to be sentenced on 23 October.
He was found guilty on 19 out of 28 counts, while Enron founder and former
boss Ken Lay was found guilty on the six charges in a 15-week trial in Houston
that followed four years of investigation.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements