PwC Says Skype Investor Got 'Great Deal' From Its Advice

Law360, Los Angeles (October 4, 2013, 5:36 PM EDT) -- A deal Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLC set up for Skype Ltd. founding board member Mark Dyne “did what it was supposed to do,” the accounting firm said in closing arguments of a trial Friday, urging a California state jury to reject Dyne's claims that it cost him a $1.4 million tax hit.

PwC's attorney William Molinski said Dyne had not shown that an international tax expert at Coopers & Lybrand LLP, the predecessor to PwC, incorrectly structured an offshore corporation causing the $7 million he made from...
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