Tag Archives: 2009

Typical audit fees during 2009 were approximately one-tenth of total legal fees

The NY Times, Oct. 28, 2011 at B2, reports that in 2009 audit fees averaged $569,000 per billion dollars of revenue. For U.S. companies that year, what they spent on their law department and outside counsel averaged something like $5… … Continue reading

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Arizona appeals court lifts injunction on 2009 abortion law

[JURIST] The Arizona Court of Appeals [official website] on Thursday ended a two-year injunction [ruling, PDF] on portions of a law [HB 2564 text, PDF] that restricted abortion [JURIST news archive] practices. The original injunction by the Maricopa County Superior … Continue reading

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Bangladesh judge indicts 430 civilians for 2009 mutiny

[JURIST] A judge in the Court of Metropolitan Sessions, a criminal court in Bangladesh, on Wednesday indicted 430 people for their roles in a February 2009 mutiny [BBC backgrounder; JURIST news archive]. Bangladesh has conducted a series of military and … Continue reading

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FBI data shows overall decrease in crime from 2009 to 2010

[JURIST] Violent crime is down 5.5 percent from 2009 to 2010, according to preliminary data released Monday but the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) [official website]. The Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December 2010 [text] also showed a decrease … Continue reading

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Madoff and Charities: The Lautenberg Foundation 2009 Form 990-PF – Part 2 – Installment 50

This is the fiftieth in a series of installments on this blog that are discussing issues arising in the aftermath of the Ponzi scheme perpetrated by Bernard L. Madoff ("Madoff"). Installment 49, Installment 41 and several prior Installments in this … Continue reading

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