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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…

Supreme Court Hears PCAOB Case

State Board Report January 2010 On December 7 the US Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Free Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and Noel Allen, as NASBA counsel who had submitted an amicus curiae brief in support of the PCAOB, attended the session. NASBA’s amicus brief can be found on www.nasba.org. Previously,…