Compliance & Regulations

Walgreen Lawsuit Against Former CFO Drags On

Wade Miquelon, the former CFO of Walgreens, has been making headlines for the past month after suing his former employer for defamation. Miquelon claimed in early October that Walgreens had publicly blamed him for an error in the forecasting of the company’s earnings, leading to misinformed decisions that hurt the company.

Avoiding Penalties while Maintaining Health Care Benefits

Aside from an employees’ paycheck, the benefits a company provides are one of the most important factors in maintaining a quality staff. As the Affordable Care Act reaches full implementation, there are some things CFOs should consider when working out the costs associated with providing this important benefit to the workforce.

SEC Plans Increase in Fraud Enforcement

Fraud is a word with which no company wants to be associated. Being the victim of it can send a bad message to consumers about a company’s ability to manage itself and its employees. Because of the potential embarrassment, many frauds are never reported and handled internally. But the Securities and Exchange Commission and Department …

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Former Deloitte & Touche LLP Partner Resolves Charges

Auditor independence, as the name implies, refers to the independence of an auditor from others who may have financial interests in businesses being audited. It requires an objective approach to the process, as well as sincere integrity. Auditors are expected to freely carry out their work. These standards are unfortunately not always met – or …

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