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Audit Committee Brief — May 2015

Published on: May 15, 2015

This issue of the Audit Committee Brief includes highlights on the following topics:

  • PCAOB provides inspections insights in the first of a series of planned communications to audit committees.
  • PCAOB speech discusses audit committee responsibilities and qualifications, including the need for financial expertise.
  • PCAOB inspections and the relationship to audit quality.
  • Mary Jo White reflects on the SEC’s Whistleblower Program.
  • SEC chief accountant discusses IFRS in speech.
  • SEC proposes new rules on pay-versus-performance and cross-border swap transactions.
  • FASB and IASB propose to defer effective date of new revenue standard.
  • IAASB revised auditing standard requires auditors to read “other information” in annual reports.


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