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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 Cindy 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 Cindy 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

August 1, 2017

Boardroom Implications for the New Revenue Recognition Standard

It’s all a matter of time—at least when it comes to recognizing revenue at public companies. The ...

By Ashley Marchand Orme

July 5, 2017

Seven Ways to Stronger Oversight of Supply Chain Risk

One important source of operational risk relates to the organizations, people, processes, and res...

By Jim DeLoach

January 31, 2017

Focus on These Four Internal Audit Areas

As my firm reflected on directors’ expectations that have emerged while working with boards, four...

By Jim DeLoach

September 1, 2016

Seven Principles for Understanding and Avoiding Short-Termism

Six years ago, Warren Buffett, John Bogle, Barbara Hackman Franklin, and two dozen other business...

By Cindy Fornelli