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Advanced Business Law for CPAs

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Description

Get a solid understanding of complex legal issues that come up every day and learn how to respond to them. Issue identification is often what separates top financial officers and managers from others. This course covers legal issues in employment, social media/privacy, e-business, intellectual property, corporate law, securities, business taxes, environmental regulation, and public company matters. Limit your clients' individual liability and insurance, head off tax issues, and take advantage of alternate forms of dispute resolution.

Location

ASCPA Learning Center
4801 E Washington St Ste 180
Phoenix, AZ 85034-2040

Registration Time

7:30am

Fees

Member

$300

Non-CPA Staff

$400

Non-CPA Staff (100% club)

$300

Non-CPA Staff (sole proprietor)

$300

Non-Member

$400

Phoenix
Business Law
8

Objectives

 Identify complex legal issues typically encountered by businesses.
 Interpret measures that businesses can implement to reduce legal exposures for entities, officers, and directors.
 Evaluate business disputes and potential resolutions. Trends in business law among topics including employment, tax, liability, intellectual property, and many more.
 Assess trends in today's business environment.

Course Level

Advanced

Vendor

AICPA More With This Vendor

Designed For

CPAs in business and industry, and CPAs in public practice who want to increase their knowledge of legal issues encountered by businesses

Prerequisites

Experience in, and knowledge of, legal issues encountered by businesses

Event Leaders

Highlights

 Employment cases covering topics such as at-will employment, constructive discharge, retaliation, discrimination, harassment, whistleblower rights, and more
 Protecting intellectual property of the business, including how to prevent migration of the business's trade secrets
 Tips and traps in reviewing and negotiating contracts
 Significant cases filed against business, and how these cases might have been avoided or damages mitigated
 Securities regulation and business insurance
 Key cases and legislative developments in business tax, environmental, and corporate law
 Alternate forms of dispute resolution, including pros and cons of
arbitration and mediation

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