TORONTO, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Siskinds LLP, Siskinds Desmeules and JSS
Barristers today announced the filing of proposed securities class
actions against KPMG LLP in Ontario, Alberta and Québec.
With respect to these legal actions taken relating to Poseidon Concepts
Corp., we are confident that our services were provided in accordance
with all applicable professional standards and the firm intends to
strenuously defend the litigation.
While KPMG rejects the accusations and will vigorously defend itself in
court, we have no further comment as the matter is currently before the
KPMG LLP, an Audit, Tax and Advisory firm (kpmg.ca) and a Canadian limited liability partnership established under the
laws of Ontario, is the Canadian member firm of KPMG International
Cooperative ("KPMG International"). KPMG member firms around the world
have 155,000 professionals, in 155 countries.
The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with
KPMG International, a Swiss entity. Each KPMG firm is a legally
distinct and separate entity, and describes itself as such.
SOURCE: KPMG LLP
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National Manager, Communications
KPMG in Canada