ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STATEMENTS ANALYSIS FOR LAWYERS PART 2: AN EXTENSION

COURSE OBJECTIVES
An extension of Part 1, part two will continue and extend the participants’ ability to read and understand financial statements from publicly traded companies. A discussion of the related notes to these statements and a comparison between financial reporting in the United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS, used in most other countries) will be examined.

PREREQUISITE
Intermediate level in English.

PLACE OF TRAINING
Virtual Classroom

TOTAL DURATION
6 hours

YOUR CONSULTANT – TRAINER
Dr. Scott Cohen is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in North Carolina and Colorado. He is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). He is an American CPA with over 30 years’ experience in accounting, finance and as an entrepreneur. He has successfully created and operated a variety of business. Dr. Cohen is currently a tenure track Assistant Professor of Accounting at Frostburg State University (a member of the University of Maryland System) where he teaches a variety of accounting courses. In addition, Dr. Cohen is an adjunct Assistant Professor of Accounting and Finance at North Carolina State University where he primarily teaches finance and accounting in their MBA program.

PROGRAM CONTENT
• Public reporting requirements
• Management’s discussion and analysis
• US GAAP for publicly traded companies
• Understanding the IFRS difference
• Identifying accounting issues and one-time charge offs
• Using cash flow to value the organisation

CERTIFICATION
ECLA will issue a certificate to each participant at the end of the course indicating the exact hours of training.

COURSE SCHEDULES
Mondays (14:00-15:30): Mar 1/8/15/22
Thursdays (14:00 – 15:30): Mar 3/10/17/24
(You can select your favoured schedule during checkout)

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ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL STATEMENTS ANALYSIS FOR LAWYERS PART 2: AN EXTENSION

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CONTACT DETAILS
Teresa Kunz, academic coordinator
+32 2 808 54 56, teresa.kunz@ecla.eu

*ECLA Member: You must be an in-house counsel and individual member of an ECLA national member association. For the list of national member associations please visit www.ecla.eu