Raising the Tone: Lessons from the Past

By now you’ve probably heard of the ongoing saga at Valeant (VRX). The beleaguered pharmaceutical company has seen its stock plummet, questions about its accounting practices, harsh criticisms about its business practices, and turmoil among management and the board. A recent … Continue reading

Is Contract Accounting under the Microscope?

Last week, news came out that the SEC was investigating Boeing Co. for possible irregularities in the company’s long-term contract accounting. (Bloomberg) The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Boeing Co. properly accounted for the costs and expected … Continue reading