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NASBA Amicus Brief – AL

November 8, 2010 In this document you will find the Brief For Amicus Curiae of the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy in Support of Defendant. At issue in this case is the enforcement by the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy (“ASBPA”) of its peer review requirements against the plaintiff, an Alabama CPA.…

NASBA Submits Amicus Brief in Peer Review Case

State Board Report November 2010 The Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy’s peer review requirement is being challenged by a CPA firm as being “arbitrary and capricious in nature, and not tied to any ascertainable standard or methodology.” On November 8, NASBA submitted its amicus curiae brief in support of the Board’s position in the…

NASBA Responds to Supreme Court Ruling in Free Enterprise v. PCAOB

NASHVILLE, TN (June 29, 2010) — The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday issued its decision in the case of Free Enterprise Fund v. the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). The Supreme Court narrowly ruled 5 to 4 that the tenure of PCAOB members is unconstitutional, but held that “Board’s existence does not violate the separation…