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28 Feb New auditor every decade plan

Michael Roddan - The Australian - Friday 28 February 2020 Corporations would be forced to tender contracts for an external auditor every 10 years under proposals outlined by a bipartisan parliamentary committee, which has called on the Morrison government to make digital financial reporting “standard practice”...

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28 Feb MPs look to smash cosy auditors club

Edmund Tadros - The AFR - Friday 28 February 2020 The cosy relationship between auditing firms and company directors is set to be disrupted with a parliamentary committee recommending that corporations go to market for their audit every decade, or explain to shareholders why they won't...

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27 Feb Chair’s statement: Regulation of auditing interim report – PJC on Corporations and Financial Services

TRANSCRIPT Senator James Paterson Liberal Senator for Victoria Chair, Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services Tabling of interim report: Regulation of auditing inquiry Chair’s chamber statement Thursday 27 February 2020 I rise to speak to the tabling of the Regulation of Auditing Interim report as Chair of the Parliamentary Joint...

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27 Feb MEDIA RELEASE: PJC Corporations and Financial Services – Interim report on the Regulation of auditing

MEDIA RELEASE Senator James Paterson Chair, Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services Liberal Senator for Victoria Tabling of interim report: Regulation of auditing inquiry https://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Joint/Corporations_and_Financial_Services/RegulationofAuditing/Interim_report Thursday 27 February 2020 Today, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Corporations and Financial Services has tabled an interim report on the regulation of auditing in...

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21 Feb ‘Activism’ puts focus on High Court vacancies

Olivia Caisley and Nicola Berkovic - The Australian - Thursday 20 February 2020 Government MPs are sounding the alarm ahead of two High Court vacancies amid concerns judges hand-picked by former ­attorney-general George Brandis have ventured into judicial activism, straying from a “black letter approach to...

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