It will also see Marilyn Stitt, an accountant with KPMG in Toronto and
Hollinger’s independent auditor take the stand.
She is expected to discuss her work at Hollinger and give the jury a
‘tutorial’ on financial fraud
Burt, a former US diplomat who served as the chief negotiator during talks
with the former Soviet Union will take the stand. He was US ambassador to
Germany from 1985 to 1989, and a member of Hollinger International’s board of
directors and audit committee.
Prosecutors are trying to show Black and his co-defendants lied to the audit
committee and that they disguised bonuses as non-compete payments to avoid a tax
Black, and the other defendants have pleaded not guilty.
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