Washington, D.C., Oct. 6, 2011
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has scheduled an open meeting for Tuesday, Oct. 11, at 9:30 a.m., to consider issuing for comment proposed amendments to its standards that would bring greater transparency to public company audits.
The proposed amendments would:
The proposal to require disclosure of the name of the engagement partner would follow and build upon a related Concept Release issued by the Board on July 28, 2009.
The meeting will take place in the Board's meeting room at 1666 K St. N.W., Washington, D.C. It is open to the public and will be accessible online on the day of the event, and archived for access via podcast later in the day.