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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Posts Tagged: PCAOB

The top three FCPA stories of, ahem, 2020

For the FCPA community (and the entire human race), 2020 was a You’ve-Got-to-be-Kidding-Me year. But for our top stories, let’s jump past the pandemic and straight to the FCPA, and more specifically to three aspects of enforcement — the Good, the Bad, and the Missing.… Continue Reading

Ex-KPMG partner pleads guilty in PCAOB cheating scandal

A former KPMG partner and co-leader of the firm’s banking and capital markets group admitted stealing and using confidential information so KPMG could improve the outcome of PCAOB inspections.

David Britt, 56, pleaded guilty in federal court in New York Thursday to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud.… Continue Reading

Six CPAs charged with stealing PCAOB information to help KPMG

The DOJ and SEC charged six accountants Monday with misappropriating and using confidential information about the PCAOB’s planned inspections of KPMG.

The six include three former officials at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board or PCAOB and three former partners at KPMG LLP.… Continue Reading

Job: Assistant Chief Auditor

Job Title: Assistant Chief Auditor

Company: Public Company Accounting Oversight Board

Location: Washington, D.C.

Job Scope: The Office of the Chief Auditor advises the Board on the establishment of auditing and related professional practice standards.… Continue Reading