This excerpt taken from the TPTX DEF 14A filed May 17, 2005.
Eisner LLP (formerly Richard A. Eisner & Company, LLP) has served as the Companys independent accountants since 1998. On March 30, 2005, the Board of Directors, subject to stockholder ratification, approved the continued appointment of Eisner LLP, independent auditors, to audit the accounts of the Company for the 2005 fiscal year.
The Audit Committee intends to meet with Eisner LLP in 2005 on a quarterly or more frequent basis. At such times, the Audit Committee will review the services performed by Eisner LLP, as well as the fees charged for such services.
A representative of Eisner LLP is expected to be present at the Annual Meeting and will have an opportunity to make a statement if he or she desires. The representative is also expected to be available to respond to appropriate questions from stockholders.