Deloitte`s official statement regarding the Postabank case - February 9, 2010
Deloitte Auditing and Consulting Ltd. (Deloitte Ltd.) is extremely satisfied with the decision delivered today by the Supreme Court in the Postabank case.
On October 31, 2008, the Metropolitan Court of Budapest rejected the claim of the Hungarian State that damages had been caused by Deloitte Ltd. This decision became legally binding following the decision of the Court of Appeal on April 24, 2009. Today the Supreme Court has dismissed the application of the Hungarian State for legal revision. This decision finally closes a case that has been ongoing for over nine years
Deloitte conducted the respective audits of Postabank with due care, professionalism and in accordance with the laws and the relevant domestic and international standards. A team of Oppenheim (led by partners Tamás Éless and Gábor Fejes) has been acting as legal counsels of Deloitte Ltd.