DCAA Defends Audit Reforms After Critical Watchdog Report

Law360, New York (March 11, 2013, 8:36 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Defense's inspector general released a new report Thursday criticizing the Defense Contract Audit Agency's professionalism and audit quality, but the DCAA shot back that the watchdog focused on older audit reports and failed to credit the agency for recent reforms.

The DOD inspector general concluded that the DCAA did not exercise professional judgment in 37 out of 50 reports finished in 2010. The inspector general found that DCAA audits "demonstrate a pattern of noncompliance spread among all regions and Field Detachment, and...
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