Actually, the accounting fraud that the bankrupt law firm's former top executives allegedly engaged is more like WorldCom's, say experts.
Sixty-five percent of banking and capital markets firms plan to increase investment in compliance by 10 to 20 percent or more over the next two years, according to a new Accenture report. But for many firms progress is rocky as compliance teams report falling short of their own expectations.
The president's proposals represent a hit list on companies that avoid tax by stashing income abroad and take advantage of a host of breaks at home.
The most significant securities law case in decades will decide the power of class-action plaintiffs, and judge the validity of the efficient market theory.
Theft of corporate trade secrets estimated to cost 1% to 3% of U.S. GDP annually.
After a banner 2013 for FCPA enforcement, 2014 looks as if it will offer more of the same
Banks and non-financial companies would see taxes rise under Republican leader Dave Camp's plan
Insurers add "financial interest clause" for non-admitted coverage.
Repsol's settlement with Argentina of their long-running dispute over YPF shows how easily foreign investors' rights are ignored.
The central bank's own disclosures in recent days show that it is often behind the curve on both the economy and the financial system.