Mike Loritz, a Shareholder of Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C. and member of our Professional Standard Group, recently spoke with Compliance Week regarding the rise in auditors seeking information from internal investigations of public companies.
Excerpt from the article:
“The tension has always been there, but it has intensified lately,” says Mike Loritz, an auditor and shareholder with audit firm Mayer Hoffman McCann. “At the heart of the issue, there’s an inherent conflict between the attorneys who might be performing an internal investigation on behalf of the audit committee and the external auditor who needs to fulfill their obligations.”
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