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Women’s Leadership at Berkowitz Pollack Brant


Posted on June 25, 2013 by Richard Berkowitz

As a firm with a commitment to its female members, Berkowitz Pollack Brant has adopted a women’s initiative that seeks to harness the experience of senior leaders and outside experts to help our younger colleagues navigate the issues of work-life balance.  A recent internal meeting focused on best-practice sharing and Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In book […]

Kenneth J. Strauss Sworn in as Chairman of the FICPA


Posted on June 19, 2013 by

MIAMI, June 14, 2013 – Kenneth J. Strauss CPA/PFS was sworn in as chairman of the board of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) at the organization’s annual conference in Orlando. Strauss, a director in the tax services practice of Berkowitz Pollack Brant Advisors and Accountants, has been active in the organization for […]

Richard A. Berkowitz Honored with FICPA’s Outstanding Florida CPA in Public Service Award


Posted on June 17, 2013 by Richard Berkowitz

MIAMI, June 14, 2013 – Richard A. Berkowitz, chief executive officer of the accounting and advisory firm Berkowitz Pollack Brant, has been honored with the Outstanding Florida CPA in Public Service award.  The award was presented by the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) at the organization’s annual conference in Orlando. Berkowitz was recognized […]

Safeguard Your Tax Records This Hurricane Season by Jeffrey Mutnik


Posted on June 12, 2013 by Jeffrey Mutnik

Living in South Florida, we are well aware of the stress and challenges caused by hurricane season. The natural disasters that have occurred in Oklahoma and other areas in the last few months are a good reminder that we should all protect important documents. Here are a few tips for protecting personal records and tax […]

Calculating Lost Profits by Richard Pollack


Posted on June 05, 2013 by Richard Pollack

  The recent Apple/Samsung feud shined a bright light on a specific area of accounting that lawyers may encounter on a routine basis – lost profits analysis. In the high-profile litigation, Apple sued Samsung for alleged patent infringements and was awarded over $1 billion in damages by a jury, which included a disgorgement of Samsung’s […]