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The former chief risk officer at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is suing the organization over alleged harassment and discrimination, asserting in a complaint she was unlawfully fired last year by the chairman of the U.S. regulator after a “xenophobic and racist campaign” against her.

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Mike Scarcella

Mike Scarcella is a senior editor in Washington on ALM Media's regulatory desk. Contact him at [email protected]. On Twitter: @MikeScarcella. Mike works on a slate of newsletters: Supreme Court Brief | Higher Law | Compliance Hot Spots | Labor of Law.

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