News

Gregory Burkart Published in The Detroit News: Make Michigan a Jobs State
There's no denying that the Great Lakes State is on the comeback. Michigan's economy has experienced notable growth and rebounded in recent years after an especially tough time, but outdated perceptions linger.

Julian Korek Quoted in the Wall Street Journal: Survey Round Up
The Wall Street Journal article outlined that the GRO survey reflected that 35% of respondents believe that there aren't adequate safeguards in place to prevent a future crisis. 

Monique Melis Quoted in the Wall Street Journal
“The threat of personal sanctions is ensuring compliance functions put their duties before other considerations. Where managers fail to support them, they themselves may face penalties."

Insights

FASB Simplifies Goodwill Impairment Test and Clarifies Definition of "Business"
The FASB in the U.S. has issued a few Accounting Standard Updates (“ASUs”) over the past several months that could impact various areas of accounting such as acquisitions, disposals, goodwill impairment and consolidation under U.S. GAAP. 

Healthcare Services Sector Update - February 2017
The S&P Healthcare Services index increased 6.0% over the past month, outperforming the S&P 500, which increased 3.7% over the same period. 

Annual Review of Cases: Key Delaware Business Valuation Decisions of 2016
In our annual review of cases, we selected eight key opinions from 2016 to highlight and summarize based on the valuation themes and depth of analysis contained within the Delaware Court of Chancery’s opinions.