Press Releases: 2014

Consulting Firm Specializing in International Trade Litigation Joins Marks Paneth LLP


November 13, 2014

ITR LLC Becomes Part of Marks Paneth's Litigation Group and Extends Firm's Footprint to Washington, DC NEW YORK, NY and WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - November 13, 2014) -  ITR LLC (FY14 net revenue of $5 million), a Washington, DC-based firm that provides litigation support to attorneys and their clients in international...

Health Care Fraud Is on the Rise, With Billions at Stake


October 8, 2014

Health Care Fraud Is on the Rise, With Billions at Stake; Smart Organizations Engage Forensic Specialists to Detect or Prevent It Doctors, Patients, Companies and Institutions Have Committed Fraud; Complex Transactions and Record Keeping Make It Hard to Identify, Says Marks Paneth Advisor NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 8, 2014)...

Traditional Retail May Be Waning, but NYC Retail Space Won't Give Way to Residential or Office Use,


October 6, 2014

However, Retailers That Sell Physical Products Will Give Way to Those That Sell "Experiences," According to Marks Paneth Survey NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 06, 2014) -  Traditional retail may be dying under pressure from Amazon and other online sellers, but that doesn't mean that retail space in New York...

Have Low Interest Rates Created a Commercial Real Estate Bubble? Yes, Say Real Estate Executives, Wi


September 24, 2014

Professionals Say Foreign Investment Is Inflating Property Values, According to Marks Paneth Survey NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 24, 2014) - Is an asset bubble forming in New York City's commercial real estate market? Yes, say New York property executives, with increasing confidence. More than a third (37%) say they think...

For Fifth Consecutive Year, New York Law Journal Readers Select Marks Paneth as a Top Three Forensic


September 17, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 17, 2014) - Marks Paneth LLP has been ranked among the top three forensic accounting providers serving in the New York metropolitan area in the New York Law Journal (NYLJ) Annual Reader Rankings Survey. Marks Paneth is the only major regional firm to be voted among...

Will One World Trade Center Be Full When It Opens? No, Say Most Real Estate Executives, Predicting S


September 3, 2014

Professionals Are Split on Whether South Street Seaport Will Rebound, According to Marks Paneth Survey of NY Commercial Real Estate Executives NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 03, 2014) -Will One World Trade Center be full when it opens this year? No, say the vast majority of New York commercial real...

Real Estate Executives Say Tech Sector Will Drive the Next New York Commercial Leasing Boom; Hot Tec


August 18, 2014

Both Startups and Established Companies Will Drive Growth, According to Marks Paneth Survey of NY Commercial Real Estate Executives NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - August 18, 2014) -  The technology sector is about to spark a boom in New York City commercial leasing, according to a survey of 100 top-level New...

Former Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Inspector Joins Marks Paneth as Partner in


July 28, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 28, 2014) - Accounting firm Marks Paneth LLP announced that Keith C. Peterka, CPA, has joined the firm as partner in the Professional Practice Group, which oversees the firm's compliance with and implementation of accounting, auditing and attestation standards. In his new role, Mr. Peterka...

Fraud and Forensic Accounting Specialist Joins Marks Paneth LLP as Senior Director


July 23, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 23, 2014) - Accounting firm Marks Paneth LLP announced that Ted Felix, CPA, CFF, MBA, DABFA, CGMA, has joined the firm as Senior Director in its Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Services Group. Mr. Felix was previously the managing partner of Lazar Levine & Felix...

Surge in Government Investigations Shows Money Laundering on the Increase


July 21, 2014

Surge in Government Investigations Shows Money Laundering on the Increase; More Scrutiny of Overseas Accounts Means Additional Compliance Pressures Not Just Financial Institutions but Casinos and "Hard Goods" Dealers Must Monitor and Report; Even Insurance and Real Estate Are Under Government Scrutiny, Warns Marks Paneth Advisor NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired -...

Marks Paneth Appoints Partner to Real Estate Group


July 16, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 16, 2014) - Leading New York-area accounting firm Marks Paneth LLP has appointed Michael W. Hurwitz, CPA, MST, partner in the firm's Real Estate Group. Mr. Hurwitz serves public and private companies in the real estate sector and advises them on real estate investment trusts...

Mayor de Blasio's Plan to Increase Affordable Housing Stands to Hurt Commercial Property Values


June 23, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - June 23, 2014) - The New York City commercial real estate community's lukewarm response to Mayor Bill de Blasio continues, according to the results of the spring 2014 survey of city commercial property executives by accounting firm Marks Paneth. When asked about the potential impact of...

Real Estate Execs Increasingly Think Commercial Property in New York Is Overvalued -- and Many Belie


June 11, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - June 11, 2014) - New York commercial real estate executives are increasingly likely to say commercial property in the city is overvalued in comparison with real estate in other major global cities. In fact, many believe there is an asset bubble, thanks to low interest rates....

What Do New York City Office Tenants Think About "Green" Certification of Office Buildings? "Meh," I


May 28, 2014

What Do New York City Office Tenants Think About "Green" Certification of Office Buildings? "Meh," Is the Consensus Environmental Sustainability Certification Is Not a Big Tenant Draw at This Point, According to Marks Paneth Survey of NY Commercial Real Estate Executives NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 28, 2014) - Even...

Transactional Tax Specialist Joins Marks Paneth as Partner


May 22, 2014

David R. Gette, CPA, Brings Deep Experience Advising Companies and Private Equity Funds on Domestic and Cross-Border Transactions NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 22, 2014) - http://www.markspaneth.com/ Accounting firm Marks Paneth LLP announced that David R. Gette, CPA has joined the firm as a tax partner. Mr. Gette brings over...

Accounting Firm Marks Paneth Appoints Partner-in-Charge of New Commercial Business Group


April 28, 2014

Accounting Firm Marks Paneth Appoints Partner-in-Charge of New Commercial Business Group NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 28, 2014) - Accounting firm Marks Paneth LLP has named Howard Hoff, CPA, CGMA, 49, partner-in-charge of the firm's new Commercial Business Group. Marks Paneth's Commercial Business Group helps manufacturing, wholesale, distribution, retail and...

Accounting Firm Marks Paneth Appoints Partner-in-Charge of Theater, Media and Entertainment Group


April 3, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - April 03, 2014) -  http://www.markspaneth.com/ Leading New York-area accounting firm Marks Paneth LLP has named Christopher Cacace, CPA, 53, Partner-in-Charge of the firm's Theater, Media and Entertainment Group. Marks Paneth's Theater, Media and Entertainment Group helps theatrical producers, shows and industry professionals, film and television production...

Office Rents May Be Peaking in Flatiron, Grand Central and Northeast Midtown, Say New York City Prop


February 4, 2014

At the Same Time, Office Rents Set to Skyrocket Garment Center, Downtown Brooklyn and Hell's Kitchen, According to Marks Paneth Survey of 100-Plus Commercial Real Estate Execs NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - February 04, 2014) - http://www.markspaneth.com/ Office rents in the prized Flatiron, Grand Central and Northeast Midtown districts will probably...

Spot Audits, Mandated by Dodd-Frank, May Help Avoid the Next Madoff, According to Marks Paneth Video


January 29, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jan 29, 2014) - There is a component of the Dodd-Frank Act that's hard to argue with: spot -- or custody -- audits of investment companies. A Marks Paneth video featuring Steven Henning, Ph.D., CPA says this component of Dodd-Frank protects investors, institutions and the economy. He...

Accounting Firm Marks Paneth Appoints New Partner to Real Estate Group


January 27, 2014

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 27, 2014) - http://www.markspaneth.com/ Marks Paneth LLP, a leading New York area accounting firm, announced that Vivian Martinez, CPA, 42, has been named a partner in the firm's Real Estate Group. Serving commercial and residential real estate organizations, including co-ops and low-income housing enterprises, Ms....

Commercial RE Execs' Faith in Lower Manhattan Property Values Begins to Return, A Year After Sandy,


January 22, 2014

However, Property Execs Doubt Government's Conviction to Help Prevent Future Flooding NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 22, 2014) - http://www.markspaneth.com/ As the physical effects of Hurricane Sandy fade away, the city's commercial property executives are finally reversing their negative view on the prospects for Lower Manhattan commercial property values. In...

Commercial Property Execs Say Manhattan Comm’l Real Estate Remains Overvalued


January 7, 2014

Commercial Property Execs Say Manhattan Commercial Real Estate Remains Overvalued -- But Poses No Outsized Risks to Investors, According to Marks Paneth Survey NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 07, 2014) - http://www.markspaneth.com/ Commercial property executives in the New York City market continue to believe Manhattan commercial real estate is overvalued...

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