Category: Business Valuation
Continuing Education: 2
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Webinar Description Gain a better understanding of the current state of fair value in financial accounting. Adam M. Smith, a
current FASB Practice Fellow, will provide an update on the FASB's recently
completed and active projects that relate to fair value. He will also discuss
the activities of the Private Company Council (PCC) and the potential impacts of
those projects on public entities.
Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this course,
students will be able to:
Instructor Information Adam M. Smith, FASB - Adam is a Director with nearly
15 years of business valuation experience. He has performed or supervised
valuations of businesses, business interests, intangible assets, economic
damages, derivatives and lost profits. Adam has prepared these valuations
for a wide range of purposes including financial reporting, litigation support,
corporate planning, consulting, mergers and acquisitions, estate and gift tax
reporting and employee stock ownership plans. He has worked in many industries,
but has extensive experience in the Entertainment, Media and
Communications, Technology and Life Sciences industries. He is currently a
practice fellow at the FASB, working on a variety of projects including Private
Company Council proposals and post-implementation reviews.