May 29, 2003

The SEC is seeking to

The SEC is seeking to bar Ernst & Young from taking any new public company clients for 6 months due to alleged breaches of independence. See the Washington Post article at

For subscribers, we have announced a June 24th “Nuts and Bolts” webcast on how to make Section 16 electronic filings – see

For subscribers, we have posted a survey of the critical accounting estimate disclosures made by the Fortune 100 – courtesy of Linda Quinn, Ottilie Jarmel and Claire Horgan of Shearman & Sterling – at