Audit Committee Brief | Deloitte US | Center for Corporate Governance


Audit Committee Brief

A periodic publication that provides audit committee members with recommendations, overviews of corporate governance resources, regulatory and legislative environment outlooks, and technical updates.

Subscribe to receive the Audit Committee Brief via email.

Latest edition

May 2016

Download the PDF

May 2016
  • A snapshot of the FASB’s new lease accounting standard
  • SEC staff discusses reporting considerations related to the new revenue standard
  • Core principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programs identified in ECI report
  • Driving innovation in audit
  • PCAOB repurposes changes to the auditors’ reporting model
  • PCAOB issues staff inspection briefs 
  • PCAOB issues proposal for audits involving other auditors

April 2016

Download the PDF

April 2016
  • CAQ report highlights evolving role of the audit committee around the world
  • Top 10 Questions to Ask When Using a Non-GAAP Measure
  • SEC seeks comments on disclosure requirements in Regulation S–K
  • Inspections show high compliance with PCAOB audit committee communication rules
  • PCAOB seeks feedback on engagement quality review standard
  • PCAOB posts updated standard-setting agenda

March 2016

Download the PDF

March 2016
  • Audit committees discuss the growing demand for disclosure
  • Understanding Cyber Security and the External Audit
  • Interacting with Audit Committees: The Way Forward for Internal Audit
  • SEC outlines priorities at annual conference
  • Reaching a consensus on management review controls
  • COSO ERM update will seek to elevate risk discussions
  • CAQ videos examine critical issues, including PCAOB priorities
  • FASB’s new standard brings most leases onto the balance sheet

More topics