• Securities and Exchange Commission Final Rule Regarding Strengthening Auditor Independence Requirements
  • June 27, 2003 | Author: Jeffrey L. Schulte
  • Law Firm: Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP - Atlanta Office
  • On January 30, 2003, the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted Release No. 33-8183, entitled "Strengthening the Commission's Requirements Regarding Auditor Independence." The release sets forth amendments to the existing requirements regulating auditor independence as part of the implementation of Sections 208(a) and 802 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.