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2010-09-28 06:59:00

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Davis Love Foundation announced that RSM International, the sixth largest global network of accounting and consulting firms, has joined the elite group of partners and sponsors of The McGladrey Classic, a PGA TOUR event to be held Oct. 6-10, 2010, at the Seaside Course in St. Simons Island, Georgia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100831/CL57347LOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100831/CL57347LOGO ) RSM...

2010-06-03 08:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- RSM McGladrey, one of the nation's largest tax and consulting firms, together with assurance partner firm McGladrey & Pullen, announced today that the two firms will now go to market under the "McGladrey" brand. Combined, the firms rank as the fifth-largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services. "The new McGladrey brand is a tangible demonstration of our unwavering commitment to client service," said C.E. Andrews, president and...

2008-10-24 09:00:18

Grant Thornton LLP, the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd (Grant Thornton International), today announced that Paul Beecy and Mel Schwarz will participate in The Deal's M&A Outlook 2009 Conference on November 11-12, 2008, at the Grand Hyatt in New York. Mr. Beecy, Tax Partner & Transaction Advisory Tax Services Practice Leader, Grant Thornton LLP, will participate as a panelist in a discussion on cross-border deal activity, which will take place at 10:45 a.m....

2008-10-20 09:00:28

Grant Thornton LLP, the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd (Grant Thornton International), announced that Harris Smith was named to managing partner of Private Equity and Strategic Relationships. Smith was previously the West Region managing partner. As managing partner of Private Equity, Smith oversees a team of dedicated professionals who provide services to private equity firms, professionals and portfolio companies. Throughout the lifecycle of a fund, the Private...

2008-10-20 09:00:28

Grant Thornton LLP today launched the Economic Crisis Resource Center to help companies find opportunities created by the bailout. The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 gives the Treasury authority to purchase up to $700 billion of troubled assets. This program, designed to boost liquidity and confidence in U.S. capital markets, may provide a number of opportunities for current holders of troubled assets and for those looking to acquire some of those assets. Areas include:...

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  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.