Community News news December 2010

Community News

Company announcements: Week of December 20

Following is the latest roundup of community news for the week of December 20, 2010.
A&A

Ernst & Young charged with civil fraud for role in Lehman collapse

The New York Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against Ernst & Young, accusing the firm of helping Lehman Brothers hide its financial weakness from investors from 2001 until the investment bank collapsed in 2008.
Community News

Company announcements: Week of December 13

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of December 13, 2010.
Community News

Accounting firms named best places to work in New York City

Four accounting firms recently were named to the list of 50 Best Places to Work by Crain's New York Business: Anchin Block & Anchin, Citrin Cooperman, Ernst & Young, and Friedman.
Community News

Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers top 'best firms' lists

Vault.com, a source of ratings, rankings, and insight for students and professionals, recently released lists of top accounting firms in various categories, including: best to work for, prestige, and quality of life.
Community News

Abalos & Associates walk for autism awareness fundraiser

Employees and family members of Phoenix-based CPA firm Abalos & Associates, PLLC, recently participated in Arizona Walk Now for Autism Speaks, an event held to raise funds and awareness to support individuals affected by autism.
Community News

Morrison & Company merges with WithumSmith+Brown

Forensic accounting firm Morrison & Company, P.A., has merged with New Jersey-based CPA firm WithumSmith+Brown, P.C. Effective this week, the union adds 14 professionals to the WS+B roster.
Community News

Company announcements: Week of November 29

Following is the latest roundup of firm news for the week of November 29, 2010.
Community News

Texas CPA firms announce merger

Richard T. (Rick) Baumeister, Jr., CPA, managing partner at Sanford, Baumeister & Frazier, PLLC, has announced that the Fort Worth, TX-based accounting firm will be merging Hugly PC, a North Dallas-based accounting firm, into SB&F.