Washington (Sept. 9, 2003) -- The head of Big Four accounting firm Deloitte & Touche says a new survey shows accounting reform is working -- and predicts we'll soon look back on Sarbanes-Oxley as "the best thing that ever happened to us."

Speaking before the National Press Club on Monday, James H. Quigley said the accounting reform legislation enacted last year is positively affecting audit committees, which are meeting more regularly, and spending more time on key issues like internal controls.

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