Media Advisory - Webcast: The Canadian Public Accountability Board Sixth Public Report

    TORONTO, Feb. 27 /CNW/ -

    Date:  Thursday, March 12, 2009
    Time:  1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EDT

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    The Canadian Public Accountability Board will host a webcast to present
the major findings from inspections of firms conducted during 2008 and CPAB's
priorities in 2009. After the webcast CPAB will release the full Sixth Public
    By reporting on findings from the 2008 inspections with a focus on those
pertaining to GAAS and GAAP, CPAB hopes that accounting firms who audit
reporting issuers will learn from these, and take them into consideration in
future audits.

    Webcast hosts: CPAB Chair, Nick Le Pan, and new CEO, Brian Hunt
    Other participants: Senior CPAB personnel

    The webcast will be in English. There will be an opportunity to submit
questions in English and French during the presentation via e-mail. The Public
Report will be available in French.

    The Canadian Public Accountability Board is an audit regulator overseeing
auditors of Canadian public companies. CPAB's mission is to contribute to
public confidence in the integrity of financial reporting of public companies
by promoting high quality, independent auditing.

For further information:

For further information: on the report please contact: Chief Executive
Officer - Brian Hunt, (416) 913-8261,; Vice President
- Ken Vallillee, (416) 913-8260, ext. 4175,; Media
contact for interviews: Victoria Ollers, (416) 822-2288,;
or Paul Tyler, (416) 254-0698,

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