Tag Archives: 104th Annual Meeting

Allen and Young Differ on Need for Rules

State Board Report November 2011 Mandatory rotation of audit firms will not work, Michael Young, Esq., flatly stated at the NASBA Annual Meeting, observing, “We are in the midst of a rule-making frenzy.” He stated, “What motivates a professional is a job well done. The solution is not piling on more rules. It should be…

Doty Says PCAOB to Underscore State Board Compliance

State Board Report November 2011 The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board will be explicitly reminding their newly registered auditing firms that registration with the PCAOB does not supersede licensing requirements that apply in the jurisdictions where they engage in practice, PCAOB Chair James R. Doty assured the State Boards in his keynote address at NASBA’s…

104th Annual Lauds Costello

State Board Report November 2011 The many accomplishments of David A. Costello over his 17 years at NASBA’s helm were the focal points of NASBA’s 104th Annual Meeting, held at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville, October 23-26, 2011. The meeting’s theme, “Ad Astra,” to the stars, signifies the soaring visions that Mr. Costello has encouraged…