Financial Statement Review and Accounting Issues
Date: Tuesday, October 25th 2011
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m
Location: World Trade Center Skybridge Room, Building 2 26 SW Salmon, Portland
Credit Type(s): General Credit
Lawyers are often asked to review the financial statements of a business as part of due diligence for a transaction or for general representation of business clients. What do lawyers need to know about reviewing financial statements and other key accounting issues? What are the components of financial statements and what purposes do they serve? What is the purpose of the auditor's notes to the financial statements? What are the hot issues in accounting for businesses? Peter Kwong from Perkins and Company and Sang Ahn from McDonald Jacobs will help us understand these issues in this two-hour presentation.