The House of Illustration is celebrating its first birthday and to prove it here's founding trustee Sir Quentin Blake holding a birthday cake designed by Great British Bake Off 2013 winner Francis Quinn. CLICK to see What's On at the House of Illustration.
By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Deloitte & Touche LLP will pay more than $1 million to settle charges that it violated auditor independence rules, after its consulting arm maintained a relationship with a trustee who served on boards for funds Deloitte audited, U.S. Show More Summary
Under Jewish law, on the Sabbath (Friday night to Saturday night), you're not supposed to carry any of your possessions between private domains (like your home) and public domains (like outside your home). But what if you want to take...Show More Summary
On July 1, 2015, David M. Rubenstein, philanthropist and co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, a global alternative asset manager, will become a trustee of the National Gallery of Art, while Victoria Sant will become trustee emerita after 15 years of service on the board, 12 of them also as Gallery president. Show More Summary
Bill Cosby, who has sold out arenas, who has been televised into millions of homes, who lectured America on the virtues of buckled pants, who has spoken at rally after rally, who has served on the board of trustees of a public university, claims he is not a public figure. Show More Summary
June 24--The COTA Board of Trustees voted Wednesday to swap land with Dublin for a new park-and-ride, but the No. 30 Smoky Row line will continue to operate despite previous plans to move its riders to another line. Dublin wanted toShow More Summary
Businessman-philanthropist David M. Rubenstein will become a trustee of the National Gallery of Art beginning July 1, museum officials announced Wednesday. At the same time, the museum said Victoria Sant will become a trustee emerita after 15 years on the board. Rubenstein, co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, is a native of Baltimore who is an […]
Reading between the lines a bit, I'm thinking that the suit Bank of America NA as Trustee for Certain Trusts v Commissioner or Revenue decided by the Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board was the bank taking a shot at defending its trustee business against law firms. BOA filed abatement claims for 2008 on [...]
NEW YORK -- Columbia University trustees voted Monday to divest from for-profit prison companies because of concerns about mass incarceration, becoming the first major university to do so. Columbia, in New York, owned more than 230,000 shares of Corrections Corp. Show More Summary
Efforts by a court-appointed trustee to get back money from investors who profited from Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme has gotten the cold shoulder from the U.S. Supreme Court. As The Wall Street Journal reported: The justices, without comment, left in place a ruling by the New York-based Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals from December. [...]
Supreme Court won't consider bid by trustee to claw back money from investors.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left intact a court ruling that could prevent victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme from recouping more than $4 billion from customers who withdrew money before the enterprise collapsed. The high court left in place a December 2014 ruling by the New York-based 2nd U.S. Show More Summary
Another offshore fund that pumped investor cash into Bernard Madoff's record Ponzi scheme settled a lawsuit over the case, agreeing to put up $140 million to help repay his victims. The accord with... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art announced today the election of two new chairs of the board of trustees, Antony P. Ressler and Elaine P. Wynn. Mr. Ressler has served on LACMA?s board since 2005 and has acted as vice chair of the board and co-chair of the Finance Committee. Show More Summary
The Contemporary Jewish Museum announces the appointment of Wendy Kesser Yanowitch as Chair of the Board of Trustees. Yanowitch will begin her new role July 1, 2015. She has served on the Board of The CJM for four years and has been its Vice President since 2013. Show More Summary
A former student trustee for the Los Angeles Community College District has been accused of threatening to make public a "revealing photo" of another student government official, prosecutors said Friday.
The U.S. Trustee for the bankruptcy court in Richmond, Va., has filed an objection to the proposed bidding procedures forPatriot Coal, including the stalking-horse bid from Blackhawk Mining, saying they would “likely chill the bidding process.” The U.S. Trustee for the court, Judy Robbins, objected to the deal’s breakup fee and [...]
William J. Chiego, Director of the McNay Art Museum since 1991, has informed the museum?s Board of Trustees of his intention to step down from the directorship of the McNay on September 30, 2016. By that date he will have served more than 25 years as director, only the second leader of the museum in its 62 year history. Show More Summary
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County held its bi-annual Dinosaur Ball on Saturday evening at which trustees, museum staff and other guests gave Director Jane Pisano a monster of an honor.
A former student district trustee for the Los Angeles Community College District has been accused of threatening to make public a “revealing photo” of another student government official, prosecutors said Friday.