Andy Wong,Ray Ball,Michael Young
This is a must-attend program for securities and financial reporting lawyers. Our panel of securities and accounting experts will discuss the evolution of fair value accounting regulations and the impact of the guidelines in accounting and legal contexts. The panel will address issues including:
* A brief history of fair value accounting and the FASB regulations and amendments made effective in 2008 and 2009
* The debate over the effects and application of fair value accounting in practice
* Why fair value accounting is such fertile ground in litigation.