Mondaq USA: Accounting and Audit
WilmerHale
Outgoing Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Mary Jo White has urged her successor and the SEC to continue to pursue high-quality, globally accepted accounting standards "as one of its highest priorities."
Scott & Scott LLP
Some companies may indeed benefit from working with a consultant to review software licensing and deployment practices.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission Mary Jo White recently commented on the significance of high-quality accounting standards.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
SEC Chair Mary Jo White called on the "next Chair" of the Commission to prioritize the development of "high-quality, globally accepted accounting standards."
Brown Smith Wallace
Research by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has shown that analysts and investors care more about the existence of goodwill impairment than a precise calculation...
Brown Smith Wallace
The new lease accounting standard issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) goes live in 2019 for public companies and 2020 for private ones.
Brown Smith Wallace
The FASB's lease standard is the culmination of years of debate about how to make balance sheets more representative of companies' financial condition.
Scott & Scott LLP
Companies with experience licensing Microsoft software and services through Enterprise Agreements know that small forests could be felled to produce the paper required for the typical document stack.
Baker Newman Noyes
Successful inventory counts and the updating of accounting records is paramount in accurate financial reporting.
Kirkpatrick Law PC
Autodesk makes software products and is probably best known for the variations of AutoCAD.
Kirkpatrick Law PC
Security audits are comprised of methods to evaluate the security of a company's information system.
Reed Smith
The HHS Office of Inspector General's (OIG) latest its Semiannual Report to Congress highlights top audits, investigations, and enforcement activities for the period of April 1 to September 30, 2016...
Kirkpatrick Law PC
Receiving a BSA audit letter demanding that a company perform an internal audit or face potential litigation usually results in disruption of normal business activities.
WilmerHale
The Financial Accounting Standards Board's comprehensive new revenue recognition standard (ASC 606) will become effective for calendar-year reporting companies on January 1, 2018, a little over a year from now.
WilmerHale
This year's American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Conference on SEC and PCAOB Developments, held on December 5-7, echoed several themes from prior AICPA conferences.
Scott & Scott LLP
It has been said that software is the new oil. It fuels the information revolution. And in this metaphor, software audits are the meters that measure the flow—and extract maximum revenue for software makers.
Baker Newman Noyes
As part of their ongoing efforts to increase the lines of communication between regulators and auditors, the FDIC and OCC each recently held meetings with auditors...
WilmerHale
In particular, the Summary describes the Financial Accounting Standards Board's recent updates on consolidation and income taxes.
Fox Rothschild LLP
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ("HHS") Office for Civil Rights ("OCR") issued an alert on November 28, 2016, regarding an email purporting to be from OCR.
Brown Smith Wallace
Accounting for variable interest entities (VIEs) continues to be a source of frustration for private companies and their accountants.
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Ropes & Gray LLP
With New Year's behind us and roughly four and a half months to go until the calendar 2015 conflict minerals filings are due, many companies are ramping up their compliance efforts in earnest.
Foley Hoag LLP
The year ahead promises to be a busy one for those with responsibility for HIPAA compliance, as the OCR, charged with enforcing HIPAA, continues to lean in to compliance initiatives...
Kirkpatrick Law PC
Security audits are comprised of methods to evaluate the security of a company's information system.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Throughout 2016, Seyfarth Shaw's dedicated Trade Secrets, Computer Fraud & Non-Competes Practice Group hosted a series of CLE webinars that addressed significant issues facing clients...
Scott & Scott LLP
It has been said that software is the new oil. It fuels the information revolution. And in this metaphor, software audits are the meters that measure the flow—and extract maximum revenue for software makers.
WilmerHale
This year's American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Conference on SEC and PCAOB Developments, held on December 5-7, echoed several themes from prior AICPA conferences.
Kirkpatrick Law PC
Receiving a BSA audit letter demanding that a company perform an internal audit or face potential litigation usually results in disruption of normal business activities.
Jones Day
As noted above, in the December 14, 2016, Federal Register, FDA issued a final rule amending its regulations on accreditation of third-party certification bodies to conduct food safety audits...
Brown Smith Wallace
The FASB's lease standard is the culmination of years of debate about how to make balance sheets more representative of companies' financial condition.
Miles & Stockbridge
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