Alexandra Chernyak named as a Woman of Influence in Accounting Industry
October 12, 2020 In the News
Alexandra Chernyak named as a Woman of Influence in Accounting Industry

The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Alexandra Chernyak among the 2020 Women of Influence: Accounting.

Strategic CFOs – The Gatekeepers of Security | LABJ
September 25, 2020 In the News
Strategic CFOs – The Gatekeepers of Security | LABJ

by David Lam | Advances in automation, artificial intelligence, and cloud computing are taking over traditional accounting functions, and the continued rise of operational and strategic CFOs has meant CFOs are more likely to have oversight of technical operations for the whole company. CFOs must take ownership of this technology and its concomitant security.

How To Stay Safe From Social Engineering | Forbes
September 11, 2020 In the News
How To Stay Safe From Social Engineering | Forbes

by David Lam | If a company as large as Twitter was the victim of a multilayer social engineering attack that successfully got to the very core of their operation, what does that mean for everyone else? What can you do to save yourself the horrible embarrassment and pain of being socially engineered, and, just […]

Using Personal Machines is High Risk | LABJ
July 7, 2020 In the News
Using Personal Machines is High Risk | LABJ

by David Lam | There’s a basic truth of personal computer security. If a hacker gets into your personal computer and you use that computer to access work systems, a hacker can access those work systems.  

A Brave New Accounting Industry | LABJ
June 22, 2020 In the News
A Brave New Accounting Industry | LABJ

“It’s not often that an entire industry has so much opportunity for innovation at one time, and it can be difficult to capitalize on it all as quickly as needed, but I think this year has shown us all that we’re a lot more adaptable than perhaps we even realized.” Read the full article here.

Nicholas Sanchez featured in Real Estate Strategies Roundtable | LABJ
June 11, 2020 In the News
Nicholas Sanchez featured in Real Estate Strategies Roundtable | LABJ

“If a tenant negotiates a deferral of rent into a subsequent year, such deferral may be reclassified as a loan and a portion of the rent may be deemed interest.” Read the full article here.

Building a Mobile-Optimized Site? 15 Tips for Success | Forbes.com
June 10, 2020 In the News
Building a Mobile-Optimized Site? 15 Tips for Success | Forbes.com

Partner David Lam weighs in on the importance of addressing security first when developing a mobile-optimized site website. See the article on Forbes.com.

Doug Waite named one of LA’s most influential people
May 26, 2020 In the News
Doug Waite named one of LA’s most influential people

Congratulations to our managing partner, Doug Waite, on his recent recognition in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s LA500.  

There’s More to the CARES Act than the Paycheck Protection Program | LABJ
April 27, 2020 COVID-19
There’s More to the CARES Act than the Paycheck Protection Program | LABJ

by Michael Kaplan | On Friday, April 24, 2020, President Trump signed into law a $484 billion relief package that authorizes the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to spend an additional $310 billion; however, based on the number of applications that have already been submitted, experts suspect these new funds will run out just as quickly […]

Kami Cohen Named as Top Minority CPA
April 27, 2020 In the News
Kami Cohen Named as Top Minority CPA

The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Kami Cohen among the 2020 Top Minority CPAs.

Michael Kaplan Shares Insight on Company Growth with LABJ
November 25, 2019 In the News
Michael Kaplan Shares Insight on Company Growth with LABJ

“As innovation must be the prime objective in the early stages of a new or growing company, business owners generally focus on the product or service instead of running the business. However, as the business grows and becomes more complex, it is imperative that someone is tasked with focusing on the business itself – analyzing […]