Conferences and Speeches

SEC Conference 2014: An Accounting & Reporting Update for Public Companies

Monday, May 19, 2014 {ml-event-to} Tuesday, May 20, 2014
01:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

The one conference where SEC and PCAOB regulators, BIG 4 and other top financial reporting experts join together to give financial professionals an update on the key issues and regulations that impact public company reporting.

Please join Morgan Lewis partner Susan D. Resley at the 2014 SEC Conference as she discusses the SEC Enforcement Landscape and Priorities. The agenda includes a discussion of the following topics:

  • Update on recent and ongoing developments in Division of Corporation Finance
  • JOBS Act update
  • Corp Fin comment letter issues
  • Internal control over financial reporting: current issues and guidance
  • FASB/IASB projects update
  • Revenue recognition: new Exposure Draft and latest developments
  • SEC enforcement: the current landscape
  • Best practices for closing the quarter
  • Public company auditing update
  • COSO’s New Framework: successfully transitioning to the new model
  • Preparing for the SEC staff comment process
  • SEC’s current use of data analytics
  • Comments from the Center for Audit Quality
  • Frequently encountered accounting and SEC reporting topics
  • Financial instruments: what’s next?
  • Leases: major changes on the horizon

Monday, May 19, 2014 3:15-4:30 PM