Table: Harvey vs. Harvey

HARVEY J. GOLDSCHMID HARVEY L. PITT

-- SEC nominee -- SEC Chairman

-- Democrat -- Republican

-- SEC general counsel 1998-99, -- SEC general counsel 1975-78, Columbia law professor securities lawyer

WHERE THEY STAND

-- Wrote Reg FD, which bars -- Opposed Reg FD; wants selective disclosure of it to be reviewed corporate information

-- Helped draft rules to -- Opposes accountants' dual role separate auditing and consulting

-- Opposed Private Securities -- Advocated the law to Litigation Reform Act discourage suits against company officials

Data: Securities & Exchange Commission, Columbia University, BusinessWeek

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