Action against Respondent, an auditing firm, for alleged audit integrity violations.  According to the SEC, Respondent obtained confidential information related to upcoming PCAOB inspections and used that information to revise previously issued audit reports.  The SEC also alleges that audit professionals employed by Respondent cheated on the firm’s training exams.  Respondent has agreed to pay a civil penalty of $50 million.

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