New York City (May 13, 2004) -- John O'Connor, vice chairman of services at PricewaterhouseCoopers, gave the three primary reasons why his firm resigns as an auditor -- which he said happened 500 times in 2003.

Speaking at a forum on auditor independence this week at NYU's Stern School of Business, O'Connor said that the top reasons the firm resigns an audit are:

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