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  • Accounting Brought Down Al Capone – HSNO UK Exclusive Interview

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    “It wasn’t murder charges that brought down Al Capone, it was accounting.” Tom Havers and Gena Melynchuk of HSNO’s London office were recently interviewed for an article about the role of forensic accountants with a focus on how you get into forensic accountancy and the types of work.  This is one of a number of
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  • Get to Know HSNO’s Staff with Our 2017 Yearbook

    At HSNO, we pride ourselves on having a highly-qualified team of experts in the forensics accounting field, working to make sure we fulfill all of your needs. These individuals possess the skills, knowledge and technical experience required to meet and exceed your expectations. Whether you’re talking to one of our partners, CPAs or support staff,
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  • Gavin Pearson Listed in Who’s Who Legal: Asset Recovery 2016

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    HSNO London Partner, Gavin Pearson, named among leading asset tracing and recovery experts. We are pleased to announce that one of our London office Partners, Gavin Pearson, has been listed in the Who’s Who Legal: Asset Recovery 2016 guide as one of the leading asset tracing and recovery experts practising in the international legal market.
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  • HSNO London Welcomes New Senior Staff

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    HSNO is delighted to announce two senior new additions to their London team, Michael Taub as a Senior Consultant, and Deborah Ford as a Director. Michael Taub joins HSNO as a Senior Consultant, having previously been a partner at a number of top 10 accountancy firms, most recently RSM UK, and is recognised as being
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  • Welcome to the new HSNO London website!

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    HSNO is delighted to announce the official launch of our new UK website. This allows us to provide relevant and up-to-date information on our London office and its service offering as part of the global HSNO firm. Whether you need a general overview of who we are or more specific knowledge on how HSNO London could work with you,
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  • AAT Webinar with Gavin Pearson and Sarah Rodin

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    On the 10th of May 2016, Gavin Pearson and Sarah Rodin of HSNO’s London office gave a webinar on the complexities and rewards of practicing forensic accountancy to members of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT). This event, free to all members of the AAT, was an online, interactive session, aimed at improving understanding of the expert field of
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  • HSNO at the CPA’s 2016 Annual Dinner

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    HSNO was delighted to sponsor the Drinks Reception at the Compulsory Purchase Association’s (CPA) Annual Dinner, on the evening of 11th February 2016, for the second consecutive year. Founded in 2002, the CPA brings together surveyors, solicitors, barristers, planners and other members whose work relates to Compulsory Purchase Orders, in order to foster knowledge sharing and best practice skills.
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  • HSNO Plays Central Role, Securing £38.9m Against Ketan Somaia

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    HSNO plays central role in securing Confiscation and Compensation Orders totalling £38.9m against Fraudster Ketan Somaia HSNO is delighted to have played a key role in the recent confiscation proceedings against Ketan Somaia following his 2014 conviction for nine offences of fraud totalling approximately £12.25m. This is one of the largest private fraud cases brought
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  • New Article: How Forensic Accountants Help in Cyber Breach Cases by Craig Streiff

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      With the amount of cyber fraud rising exponentially, the need for forensic accountants is greater today than ever before. A forensic accountant will help ensure any insurance claims for economic damages are accurate and will assist by detailing how the fraud was perpetuated following the breach, including what information was compromised and what potential damages
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  • Peter Hagen Speaks About Cyber Risk

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      It is no secret that security breaches occur frequently and often result in significant financial damages. The implications are far reaching, and as this problem continues to evolve and escalate, more companies are purchasing standalone cyber risk policies to protect themselves and their customers. Peter Hagen, co-founding partner and CEO of HSNO, wrote an
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  • Four HSNO Partners Lead New Cyber Risk Service

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    As the risk of cyber fraud has become more prevalent these days, more and more businesses—both large and small—are turning to cyber risk insurance to protect their assets. Projected to reach $2.4 billion this year, the market for cyber risk insurance premiums is growing. At HSNO we have seen our case load for cyber fraud increase by
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  • HSNO Professional Earns Top Honors

    Women Outnumber Men in ICAEW Exams Image Source Info in Article Above For the first time in the history of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) accountancy exams, every top-performing student this year was female. This is up a significant percentage from just November, when 77 percent of the top-scorers in the
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  • What Makes a Good Expert Witness: A Client’s Perspective

    Mark Falkenhagen, HSNO Partner in our Los Angeles office, received great feedback from a client about what they look for in an expert witness. “The first two things I look for in an expert witness are qualifications and truthfulness.” Click to read the letter.
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  • What’s New at HSNO?

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    From our most recent newsletter. At HSNO, we have some really exciting new things bubbling up. Check them out: Munich Secondment Assignment In February of 2014, HSNO was honored to be asked to offer an experienced member of the firm to work with a client on a Secondment in Munich, Germany. As is common in the
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