TITLE

Accountants aren't kidding with ABS this time

AUTHOR(S)
Griffiths, Catrin
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Lawyer;3/3/2014, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Legal and its receipt of an alternative business structure (ABS) license in 2014. Topics include the opportunities for accountants in emerging markets, how ABS companies increase competition with law firms, and the success of ABS practices in the 2014 liberalized market.
ACCESSION #
94749448

 

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