The report by the Blue-Ribbon Panel
on Standard Setting for Private Companies expressed the concerns of the professional accounting community in the U.S., which are consistent with questions being raised about private company standards by the international professional accounting community The international community standard setters are addressing the issue directly, as outlined in this article by examples of tiered GAAP proposals.
Says Aspen Mayor Mick Ireland, also a member of the blue-ribbon panel
: "The good old days are pretty much over."
Unlike the blue-ribbon panel
, we have been looking at case-specific practices," said subcommittee chairman James C.
For employees allowed to have paid outside contacts, the blue-ribbon panel
recommended that total earnings not exceed 50% of annual salary; no single source should account for more than 25% of salary.
Subcommittee members said they will continue to press for even greater transparency in private-sector activities and to require a larger number of employees to report financial disclosure than the blue-ribbon panel
Zerhouni said, but he is awaiting the results of the blue-ribbon panel
before taking action.
That's not my conclusion it is the view of a blue-ribbon panel
appointed by the Conservative Government.
Jay Harris, a 16-year Knight Ridder executive who resigned in February to protest Knight Ridder's recent editorial cutbacks, has proposed a blue-ribbon panel
to take a closer look at what he perceives to be a power struggle between profits and quality journalism.
Adding to the debate, starting this year the nominees for all animation categories will be chosen by a small blue-ribbon panel
A blue-ribbon panel
urged the government to take steps--including laying a high-speed fiber-optic network to promote the spread of the Internet--needed to surpass the U.S.
As for a bilateral FTA, Tokyo and Seoul are due to establish a blue-ribbon panel
for their business leaders to discuss ways to clinch such a deal at an early date.
(1) "Clean Bill of Health for Vinyl Toys and Medical Devices," Blue-ribbon Panel
chaired by Dr.