L/A ED Continuing Education for Texas Attorneys and CPAs

 
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$239.00 
6.5 MCLE credits (0.5 ethics credits)*
 
October 6, 2006

ACCOUNTING FOR LAWYERS

8:00a.m. -- 4:45p.m    

Course Outline

8:00 – 8:30       Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

8:30 – 8:45       Welcoming Remarks

                        Course Instructor Douglas R. Johnson, J.D, CPA

 

8:45 – 9:00       The History:  The APB, FASB, SEC, and PCAOB

 

9:00 – 10:00     The Fundamentals:  The Accounting Equation, Debits and Credits, T-Accounts, and Accrual Basis Accounting

 

10:00 – 10:30   Classification of Assets and Liabilities:  Current and Non-Current Assets, and Current Liabilities and Long-Term Debt

 

10:30 – 10:45   Break

 

10:45 – 11:15   Classification of Costs:  Capitalization vs. Expensing

 

11:15 – 12:00   Alternative Accounting Methods:  Inventory, Depreciation, and Revenue Recognition

 

12:00 – 1:00     Lunch (on own)

 

1:00 – 1:30       Management Accounting:  Fixed and Variable Costs and Break-Even Analysis

 

1:30 – 2:00       Accounting for Income Taxes: Permanent and Temporary Differences and Deferred Tax Assets and Liabilities

 

2:00 – 3:00       The Financial Statements (Part I): The Balance Sheet, Statement of Stockholders’ Equity,  Income Statement, and Statement of Cash Flows          

 

3:00 – 3:15       Break

 

3:15 – 4:15       The Financial Statements (Part II):  The Notes to the Financial Statements

 

4:15 – 4:45       Financial Auditing, Sarbanes Oxley, and the PCAOB

 

4:45                 Adjourn

*This course has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 6.50 credit hours, of which 0.5 credit hours will apply to legal ethics/professional responsibility credit.


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L/A Ed
Fort Worth, TX 76118
Phone: (817) 829-9555