Well the outside auditors published their final report February 1st on the on goings at Sino-Forst and the result are: They found nothing, clearly the short sellers were wrong... one little problem; the outside auditors had very poor access to data in China. It seems that the stone walling worked just fine. I guess its in the hands of the RCMP now.
RCMP: Sir, we are investigating the Sino-Forest problems
Chinese officials: 你为什么不戴你的滑稽装备(1)
RCMP: Sir, we are trying to find if Canadian investors were defrauded
Chinese official: 我不在乎 - 但你能唱这首歌“我是一个伐木工人......”(2)
(1) why are you not wearing your funny outfit?
(2) I don't care -- but can you sing that song "I'm a lumberjack..."
And for those who don't know Monthy Python here it is