FASB Webcast and Webinar Series

In Focus: GASB/FASB Update

Date: Monday, June 10, 2013

Time: 3:00–4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Program Description: The Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) and the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) are pleased to announce a joint webcast providing an update on the Boards’ standard-setting activities.
  1. Overview of GASB projects in progress and recently-issued GASB pronouncements
  2. Overview of FASB projects in progress and recently-issued FASB Accounting Standards Updates. Topics include:
    1. Investment Companies
    2. Discontinued Operations
    3. Going Concern
    4. Liquidation Basis of Accounting
Speakers: David Bean, GASB Director of Research and Technical Activities; Susan M. Cosper, FASB Technical Director; Upaasna Laungani, FASB Project Manager; Brian North, FASB Project Manager; Daghan Or, FASB Practice Fellow; and Phil Hood, FASB Project Manager.

Learning Objectives: At the end of this program, participants will understand the the status of the Boards’ current projects, as well as recently-issued pronouncements and standards that may affect viewers.

Participants will have the opportunity to email questions to the panelists during the event.

Registration: To register for this event, please use this link.

Delivery Method: Group-internet based

Program Level: Overview

Program Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation Needed: None

Recommended CPE: 1.0 hour; final CPE earned will be determined based on the length of participation in the program, polling questions as described in CPE Eligibility, and completion of a course survey. Credit is provided only to participants in the live broadcast of this course. Please note that credit is not provided for group viewing. Each participant must be registered separately and meet both polling and duration requirements as per NASBA.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: There is no cost for this course and there is no cancellation penalty. Participants will be notified by email as soon as possible if the course is cancelled for any reason.

Complaint Policy: To register complaints about course content or delivery method and to inquire about the timeliness and accuracy of CPE credit posting for this event, contact CPEDirector@fasb.org.

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