20200419 All that glisters is not silver – Rihan v Ernst and Young

Nigel Morris-Cotterill

In one of the worst kept secrets of recent times, the case of Rihan v EY Global and others has reached its first major milestone – a formal hearing before the English High Court. It’s all about money laundering, skulduggery and all that sexy stuff. But that’s just froth. The real meat of the Order comes in the far less seductive part of the case – the choice of venue and corporate responsibility for downstream malfeasance.

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20180606 Rough data is good enough to decide if there is suspicion.

Nigel Morris-Cotterill

Late yesterday, I posted to LinkedIn a message about the way sound travels around the concrete canyons in Kuala Lumpur. I had tried to work out the location that a sound originated from but had fallen into helpless giggles when I realised that I could only calculate the position of the source if I had the location of the source.

That, of course, was a circular argument and of no value to anyone.

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