Accountants' Liability also provides attorneys with the legal, strategic, and tactical knowledge they need to prove (or successfully defend against) claims against accountants such as breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, negligence, securities claim fraud, common law fraud, civil RICO actions, as well as practice and ethical violations
This guide has been the reliable and readable resource that accountants have turned to for guidance on how they can meet their professional responsibilities, comply with relevant rules, and avoid the increased number of legal land mines.
Daniel L. Berger,Michael L. Cypers,Practising Law Institute
Comprehensive, authoritative, and reader-friendly, market-leader BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND CASES - Commercial Law for Accountants delivers an ideal blend of classic black letter law and cutting-edge contemporary issues and cases. Today, BUSINESS LAW - Commercial Law for Accountants, 14E continues to set the standard for excellence. The book’s strong reader orientation makes the law accessible, interesting, and relevant. Intriguing cases, timely content, and effective learning features are thoroughly updated to represent the latest developments in business law. Cases range from precedent-setting landmarks to important recent decisions. Ethical, global, e-commerce, digital, and corporate themes are integrated throughout this edition with new features, such as new Digital Update that shows how digital progress is affecting the law. Numbered examples, Case in Points, sample answers, new reader-friendly Concept Summary Designs and helpful exhibits all work together to ensure reader comprehension. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Professional Accounting Essays and Assignments - Second Edition. Give yourself the edge with 1000++ Professional Accounting Essays and Assignments Are you studying Accounting ? Struggling with a Professional Accounting Essays and Assignments? You've come to the right place. We've included Professional Accounting Essays and Assignments on this book to help. What you really need, however, is an original, fresh answer to your Professional Accounting Essay and Assignment questions, written just for you. That's exactly what we provide - and your answer is written by a certified professional. We have writers who have undergraduate and masters qualifications in Business Law , and who are experts in your subject. Many work in the Business Law sector and so have both the practical experience and also theorical knowledge, the work they produce is as you would expect to the highest standards. The essays provided on this application are special for you.
Author: Simon Salzedo,Simon Salzedo Qc,Tony Singla
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Accountants' Negligence and Liability covers all the main areas of accountants' legal liabilities, including audit liabilities to clients and others, tax and insolvency work and conflicts of interest. Accountants' negligence claims are often complex with claimants alleging negligence in relation to statutory and non-statutory audits, accounting advice, specified procedures reporting, due diligence reports and corporate finance reporting. Accountants' Negligence and Liability covers the difficult legal issues including the scope of losses for which the accountant may be liable with detailed reference to case law as well as money laundering and regulatory issues as they affect accountants. The book looks at accountants' negligence in relation to claims against accountants acting for corporations and accountants acting for individuals covering topics and case law of relevance and is aimed principally at accountants' professional legal advisers, lawyers advising on claims against accountants and accountants. Accountants' negligence cases in the book include: Equitable Life v E&Y (2005), Moore Stephens v Stone Rolls Ltd (2009) and Assetco PLC v Grant Thornton UK LLP (2013). Contents: Audit liability - to whom? Audit liability - for what losses? Audit liability - for what conduct - standard of care - watchdog/bloodhound or some other dog? Audit liability - procedural aspects; Tax liabilities including regulatory risks; Insolvency liabilities; Other liabilities - due diligence, valuation, forensic work, expert witness work etc; Conflicts of Interest and confidential information; Relationships with regulators and potential liability therefrom; Limitation - time bar; Contributory fau
Joseph R. Lanciano,Michael F. Farrell,Arthur E. Reed,Paul DeBole
Usiness Law & Professional Responsibiltiy / Federal Income Taxes
Author: Joseph R. Lanciano,Michael F. Farrell,Arthur E. Reed,Paul DeBole
Publisher: Lambers CPA Review
Category: Business & Economics
Volume Two of the Lambers CPA Review series covers the Regulation section of the computer-based CPA Exam. Coverage of federal income taxes as well as Business Law are included. Text material, examples and practice questions and solutions are contained in each chapter.
Packed with current examples and engaging scenarios, BUSINESS LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, STANDARD EDITION, 7E has earned the stamp of approval from trial and appellate judges, working attorneys, scholars, and teachers for its full breadth of business law coverage. Extremely reader-friendly, the text is known for its lively, conversational writing style that explains complex topics in easy-to-understand language as it illustrates how legal concepts apply to everyday business practice. The seventh edition includes a new emphasis on the digital landscape, expanded coverage of international law, and new information on privacy issues. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Examines the collapse of the Enron Corporation and other financial scandals that arose in the wake of the market downturn of 2000. Provides context and analysis to the modern era of corporate corruption.
The demand for legal opinions is growing while the ground rules keep changing. Keep abreast of the latest developments with the third edition of Legal Opinion Letters. This unique guide covers all aspects - drafting, requesting, receiving, interpreting and evaluating - of both client and third-party legal opinion letters. Legal Opinion Letters provides comprehensive coverage not only of the standard corporate and securities third-party opinion letters, but also real estate opinions, tax, intellectual property, bankruptcy, letters to auditors, international opinions, and liability just to name a few. Special attention is given to exposure to liability, an area of great concern to the opinion practice attorney. It also examines the current content of actual letters used to address these topics. All of this valuable information is provided in light of current case law, the ABA Legal Opinion Report, The TriBar Report and several excellent state bar reports. It is a contributed work with introductory chapters by M. John Sterba, Jr., and additional chapters by a host of other expert pracitioners. The advice you find in Legal Opinion Letters may very well affect your very next legal opinion.
This is the definitive, must-have QuickBooks 2010 reference for every business owner and accounting professional. Not a beginner's guide, this is a high-productivity resource for solving the problems that intermediate-to-advanced QuickBooks users encounter most often. Author Laura Madeira is well-qualified to write this book: she has 20 years experience training professionals on Intuit products, and has been selected by Intuit to introduce its new releases to accountants and business entrepreneurs. Here, she offers real solutions for every QuickBooks accounting module, helping you achieve their true goal for QuickBooks: a clear, up-to-date understanding of where the business stands, and where it's headed. Madeira's expert consulting advice covers: data files, banking; A/R, undeposited funds, employee advances, inventory, A/P, sales tax, payroll, reporting, sharing data with accountants, and much more. Offers expert solutions, processes, and QuickBooks troubleshooting help users can't find in any other book Shows how to fix errors and problems wherever they occur, from A/R and A/P to sales tax and payroll