At March 29 Open Meeting, PCAOB to Consider Adoption of a Charter for a New Standards Advisory Group

Washington, Mar. 24, 2021

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) will hold an open meeting on Monday, March 29, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. ET. At the meeting, the Board will consider adopting a charter to establish a new Standards Advisory Group that would include an array of stakeholders, such as investors, financial reporting personnel, academics, and audit professionals, to assist the Board in carrying out its standard-setting and other responsibilities under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.

Given the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the PCAOB’s open meeting will take place virtually. Members of the public can listen to the audio-only meeting using the following numbers:

Domestic Toll-Free: 877-336-4440

Toll: 409-207-6984

Access Code: 2531890

Following the meeting, a recording will be made available on the PCAOB website.

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About the PCAOB

The PCAOB is a nonprofit corporation established by Congress to oversee the audits of public companies in order to protect investors and further the public interest in the preparation of informative, accurate, and independent audit reports. The PCAOB also oversees the audits of brokers and dealers, including compliance reports filed pursuant to federal securities laws.

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