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Key Factors Shaping Financial Reporting

Recorded on: Nov. 27, 2017
Running Time: 01:15:26

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Taken from the Web Program Pocket MBA 2017: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals (NYC) Recorded November 2017 in New York

Key Factors Shaping Financial Reporting [01:15:26]
  • Objectives of financial reporting
  • Overview of financial and regulatory agencies – FASB, AICPA, SEC, PCAOB
  • Insight into the workings of the audit committee
  • Where are we now: accounting and regulatory updates 
  • The role of, and interplay between, auditors, attorneys and regulators 
  • Off balance sheet structures: Repo 105, Enron and more
(CPE Field of Study: Accounting)

Catherine Hall, Scott Lesmes

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Scott Lesmes ~ Morrison & Foerster LLP
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