Robert P. Reynolds was elected president of the American Bankruptcy Institute. In addition, Hon. Kevin J. Carey of Hogan Lovells was named president-elect and Eve H. Karasik was elected to serve as the ABI’s first vice president of diversity and inclusion.
The American Bankruptcy Institute selected Chief Bankruptcy Judge Barbara J. Houser as president of the board of directors for a one-year term. In addition to Houser’s appointment, Robert P. Reynolds was named president-elect and will become president in April 2021.
Financial statement fraud is not as prevalent or publicized as embezzlement, but as certified fraud examiner Anne Eberhardt points out, the losses are much higher. She offers five mini case studies of fraud, including some perpetuated by well-known companies, as a cautionary tale. If something seems too good to be true, it usually is.
Frank A. Monaco will lead a joint marketing initiative to promote the complimentary services of Gavin/Solmonese and Equity Partners HG.
Gavin/Solmonese said veteran bankruptcy attorney and certified mediator Frank Monaco will join the firm as a senior managing director as of January 1, 2016.
GavinSolmonese hired Pamela O’Neill as managing director and leader of its Litigation Consulting practice. Previously, she was a principal in Grant Thornton’s Forensic & Valuation Services practice.