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June 12, 2019

Talking About Climate Change to Get Investors to Listen

Proxy season ought to be the best time of year for both companies and investors. On one hand, inv...

By Veena Ramani

May 23, 2019

Equip Yourself for Implementation of the New Credit Losses Standard

Last September, US Securities and Exchange Commission Chief Accountant Wesley Bricker observed th...

By Julie Bell Lindsay

April 16, 2019

How to Get First-Time Audit Committee Members Up to Speed

Here’s a trivia question for you: Which of the following areas does the audit committee typically...

By Paula Loop

March 14, 2019

Directors Discuss How to Build Cyber-Risk Resilience

“What’s the board’s role in a data breach?” This was a question posed by one of the director atte...

By Jesse Rhodes

May 8, 2018

Talk to Your Auditors About Cybersecurity

If you’ve ever seen a television ad for a prescription drug, chances are you heard a soothing voi...

By Cynthia Fornelli

April 10, 2018

A Seminal Challenge for the Audit and Compliance Committee

Federal deregulation efforts are taking place while at the same time we are witnessing heightened...

By Michael W. Peregrine

April 3, 2018

Updating the Auditor’s Report: Opportunities and Challenges

“The new audit report is a great opportunity for the profession.” So spoke Marty Baumann, chief a...

By Cynthia Fornelli

March 13, 2018

What to Look for in an Effective Audit Committee Chair

The entire board relies on the hard work of the audit committee to meet its overall objectives. B...

By Paula Loop

February 15, 2018

What Every Corporate Director Should Know About the New Tax Law-Part 1

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (“Tax Act”) has sweeping ramifications. These range from mechan...

By George M. Gerachis and David C. Cole

October 31, 2017

The Auditor’s Report: Reading Between New Lines

Now that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has released an order approving the Pu...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux