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Tarun’s ten commandments for conducting internal investigations
  • Control Risks
  • Global, USA
  • May 29 2013

Since 2001, public companies have retained law firms to conduct over 3,000 internal investigations of suspected wrongdoing by executives or employees


House Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade holds hearing on implications of the G-20 leaders summit
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Global, USA
  • May 13 2009

Today, the International Monetary Policy and Trade of the House Financial Services Committee held a hearing entitled "Implications of the G-20 Leaders Summit for Low Income Countries and the Global Economy," to discuss how the decisions made at the G-20 Leaders Summit will be given effect


Defining the role of the chief IP officer a new initiative
  • Intellectual Asset Management
  • Global, USA
  • June 4 2009

Some of the world's most prominent intellectual property thought leaders will come together on Sunday 21st June at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago as founder members of the CIPO Manifesto Working Group


FASB and the IASB announce delays in their completion of International Financial Reporting Standards convergence projects and the SEC announces roundtable on IFRS
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Global, USA
  • April 25 2011

In April 2011, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) released a joint progress report regarding their convergence program for U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (U.S. GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS


CEBS comments on accounting drafts
  • Dentons
  • Global, USA, European Union
  • October 8 2010

CEBS has commented on the US Financial Accounting Standards Board's exposure draft on accounting for financial instruments and the International Accounting Standards Board's draft on presentation of terms for "other comprehensive income"


Impact on facilities agreements of the proposed change to accounting treatment of leases
  • White & Case LLP
  • Global, USA
  • October 20 2010

The International Accounting Standards Board and the US Financial Accounting Standards Board have published proposals relating to the accounting treatment of leases


Code of conduct toolkit: drafting and launching a multinational employer’s global code of conduct
  • White & Case LLP
  • Global, USA
  • October 13 2010

According to the International Labour Organisation, “corporate codes of conduct do not have any authorized definition.... ”


Proposed changes to lease accounting could dramatically affect compliance and reporting under loan agreements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Global, USA
  • May 25 2011

In August 2010, the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the International Accounting Standards Board proposed changes to generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP") related to accounting for leases


IASB and FASB announce joint-initiative in response to the financial crisis
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Global, USA
  • March 30 2009

Last week, at a joint meeting held in London, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) announced that they would begin working "jointly and expeditiously towards common standards that deal with off-balance sheet activity and accounting for financial instruments"


IASB and FASB reaffirm commitment to improve IFRS
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Global, USA
  • November 10 2009

On November 5, the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the U.S.Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) released a statement reaffirming their commitment to improving IFRS and U.S. GAAP and to bring about their convergence