Friday, October 8, 2010
8:00 - 10:00 AM
Morgan Lewis New York Office
101 Park Avenue
This is a complimentary program sponsored by The Dennis J. Block Center for the Study of International Business Law at Brooklyn Law School and Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP on the impact of the SEC's possible adoption of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
We will be discussing the effect of IFRS on U.S. companies, and on U.S. control of accounting standards.
Topics will include:
• The key differences between IFRS and U.S. GAAP, including contingencies
• The SEC's process for considering the adoption of IFRS for U.S. companies
• The impact on U.S. companies
• The impact on the SEC's influence over accounting standards
Application for accreditation of this CLE program in NY, NJ, PA, and several other states is still pending.
Speakers will include:
Linda L. Griggs
Partner, Morgan Lewis
Partner, J.H. Cohn LLP
Americas Head of Accounting Policy and Transaction Support, Credit Suisse Securities USA LLC
Centennial Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School
Attendance for this event is by invitation only. For more information, please contact the Office of Events at 718-780-7966.