July 13, 2013

CAQ Panel at 2013 AAA Auditor Objectivity and Skepticism – What’s Next?

CAQ Executive Director, Cindy Fornelli, moderated a lively discussion on professional skepticism at the 2013 American Accounting Association (AAA) Annual Conference.  Hear what panelists Jeanette Franzel, PCAOB Board Member; Doug Prawitt, professor at Brigham Young University; and Joe Ucuzoglu from Deloitte LLP, had to say about  how skepticism is defined, how it is exercised in the conduct of the audit, and what some of the challenges are to maintaining an appropriate level of skepticism.

Auditor Objectivity and Skepticism – What’s Next 
Prepared comments 
Jeanette M. Franzel, 
Board Member, PCAOB, 
the AAA annual meeting.

Auditor Objectivity and Skepticism
Jeanette M. Franzel, Board Member, 
PCAOB.