Five more women added in gender discrimination lawsuit against KPMG US

FIVE MORE women have been added as named plaintiffs to the ongoing $350m (£243m) class action gender discrimination lawsuit against KPMG’s US arm. On 13 May, Sanford Heisler, the law firm representing the five plaintiffs, filed an amended complaint against the Big Four firm, which has been involved in an ongoing gender discrimination lawsuit for […]

Scala quits FIFA audit brief after being ‘undermined’

THE TASK of reforming FIFA has been dealt a serious blow after its audit chief quit the scandal-hit football governing body, having seen a resolution passed which he claimed undermines the independence of its watchdog committees. The resolution, passed by 186 votes to one by the FIFA Congress, gave the FIFA Council power to appoint or “dismiss any office […]