Audit committees urged to seize agenda

Experts at KPMG have urged audit committees to retake control of their own
agendas in a list ten things they must do this year.

The firm’s
Committee Institute
said they should keep a close watch on the fair value
debate and rethink the audit committee’s role in risk oversight.

“Audit committee members know they have a sizeable task in 2010 as they
confront high shareholder expectations, new regulations and legislative reforms,
and a tenuous economic recovery,” said Timothy Copnell, director of the

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