February 4, 2013

AICPA Conference Notes

As it typically does, the SEC has posted these speeches and PowerPoint presentations used by its Staffers during last month’s annual AICPA Conference:

Acting Chief Accountant Paul Beswick

Deputy Chief Accountant Julie Erhardt on international issues

Senior Associate Chief Accountant Jenifer Minke-Girard on IFRS work plan

Deputy Chief Accountant Brian Croteau on reliable financial reporting

Corp Fin Acting Chief Accountant Craig Olinger, et al on Corp Fin developments

Corp Fin’s Craig Olinger & Jill Davis on international reporting issues

Webcast: “Rule 10b5-1 Plans Under Attack: The Latest Practices”

Tune in tomorrow for the webcast – “Rule 10b5-1 Plans Under Attack: The Latest Practices” – to hear Alan Dye of Hogan Lovells and, Howard Dicker of Weil Gotshal, Ron Mueller of Gibson Dunn and Sue Morgan of Perkins Coie analyze the latest practices given the heightened scrutiny of these plans.

Transcript: “Dissecting the Quarterly Earnings Process”

We have posted the transcript from our recent webcast: “Dissecting the Quarterly Earnings Process.”

– Broc Romanek