Deloitte Fights SEC Bid To Reopen China Audit Case

Law360, Los Angeles (January 8, 2013, 5:56 PM EST) -- Global audit firm Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu CPA Ltd. urged a Washington federal judge on Monday to toss a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission request to reopen a case demanding documents from Deloitte's audit of a Chinese technology company, saying the SEC needs to first resolve a broader fight with the Big Four accounting firms.

The SEC wants to resume the case in District of Columbia federal court after it unsuccessfully tried to get Deloitte's audit documents on allegedly fraudulent Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd. directly from the...
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