Management and Business Advisers Conference

O Sessions

Thursday, June 25,
10:35 - 11:50 a.m.

O1. Standard Setting During COVID-19: Accounting Relief to Appreciate

Speaker(s): Stephanie Markert
NASBA field of study: Accounting - Technical (1.5)

Standard setters are keenly aware of the unprecedented times we’re facing and have developed new guidance, made changes and clarifications to standards and delayed effective dates to help during the pandemic. Learn about delayed effective dates, the new FAQ on lease concessions, and the accounting implications — including the loan forgiveness feature — of small business loans through the SBA’s new Paycheck Protection Program.

O2. Data Protection: Case Studies and Common Mistakes

Speaker(s): Thomas Stephens
NASBA field of study: Information Technology - Technical (1.5)

Despite the world-wide focus on data security, ineffective internal controls for information technology routinely result in hacks. Find out how to protect your company and its data. Learn about critical IT-related controls from recent real-world examples of data breaches and security failures. Explore controls you can use to prevent computer crimes such as identity and information theft, tax refund fraud and more.