The sum is part of the $149m that the auditor last month agreed to pay to
settle lawsuits accusing it of helping former Parmalat management hide debt and
inflate results, that led to it filing for bankruptcy in December 2003.
Judge Denise Cote of the US District Court for the Southern District of New
York ordered Deloitte on Tuesday to make what she termed the ‘initial’ payment,
In exchange, Parmalat and its chief executive, Enrico Bondi, will drop claims
against Deloitte and Dianthus SpA, which operated in Italy under the Deloitte
name until July 2003.
UK senior partner Phil Verity has been elected for a second term at Mazars
An audit partner has been appointed at Grant Thornton in its North West offices
KPMG has been appointed with “immediate” effect as the auditor of Dorcaster
The audit for Ibstock will be taken over by Deloitte following a competitive tender process