Ruling reveals old River Oaks Problems

McIntosh, Jay
May 2001
Furniture/Today;05/21/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p2
Trade Publication
Reports that accounting and consulting firm BDO Seidman has won a $1.1 million judgment against the former River Oaks Furniture, in a federal bankruptcy case in Aberdeen, Mississippi. Background on the case filed by River Oaks against BDO as part of its bankruptcy filing; Terms of the ruling; Financial status of the company operating as River Oaks Furniture in 2001. INSET: New River Oaks on growth track.


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