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Case 15.3 Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board

Read “Case 15.3 Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board” in Ch. 15 of the text.

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The Legacy of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, 15 Years On

What does Sarbanes-Oxley mean? That’s when two members of U.S. Congress fiddle and half a million accountants in Europe start dancing.”[1]

President Donald Trump pledged during his electoral campaign to repeal some of the reforms that came about after the 2008 financial crisis, including the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010… 2,117 more words

The Dodd-Frank Act

Making Sense of Corporate Governance in U.S. Firms

Corporate governance has become even more important since the collapse of major firms in the 1990s and the global financial crisis of 2007-2008, and the relationship between financial reporting and the capital markets is a big reason why. 1,534 more words

Corporate Governance

Study finds disclosure of “critical audit matters” may reduce legal exposure for auditors

by Cydney Posner

When the PCAOB originally floated the idea of an expanded audit report in 2011, the proposal fueled quite a controversy.  Supporters of the concept contended that the current form of the auditor’s report was just boilerplate that “tells investors little of substance about a company’s true condition,” while audit firms were concerned that one consequence of an expanded auditor’s report could be the possibility of increased auditors’ legal exposure. 1,426 more words

Corporate Governance

New study examines benefits of enhanced audit report in the UK

by Cydney Posner

In light of the closing of the comment period for the PCAOB reproposal of an expanded audit report standard (see this PubCo post… 623 more words

Accounting And Auditing

Comments on PCAOB reproposal of expanded auditor’s report reflect predictable split

by Cydney Posner

As discussed in this PubCo post, in May of this year, after five years of outreach, the PCAOB once again attempted to make the auditor’s report more relevant and informative to investors by reproposing the auditor reporting standard,  1,383 more words

Accounting And Auditing