AON Accountants Liability: Positioning Your Firm for Success [AON]

May 31, 2017
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm

Subject:

Regulatory

Credit Hours:

4.00

Price:

Member: $150.00
Non-member: $225.00

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Discussion Leader:

Arthur V. Pearson, CPA.CITP    more info

Art Pearson is a founding member of the law firm of Murphy, Pearson, Bradley & Feeney in San Francisco. His firm has offices and represents professional clients throughout the state of California.
Art specializes in accounting and tax malpractice defense as well as tax and business transactions. Over his career, he has handled thousands of malpractice cases, trying over 50 cases to verdict. A large percentage of accounting malpractice claims involve tax issues and he advocates aggressive handling of the underlying tax issues to facilitate resolution of claims prior to extensive discovery or trial.
Art is a frequent lecturer on accounting and tax malpractice and risk management issues and has been a moderator of the AICPA Professional Liability Insurance Program’s risk management seminar for over 10 years. He has authored many articles and educational materials for accountants on accounting and tax issues and on related risk management topics for the AICPA Program, the California Society of CPAs and others
Art obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Hastings College of Law and his Masters of Law, Taxation, from New York University. He is a member of the State Bar of California and is admitted to practice before several U.S. District and Appellate Courts in California as well as before the United States Tax Court.

Art Pearson is a founding member of the law firm of Murphy, Pearson, Bradley & Feeney in San Francisco. His firm has offices and represents professional clients throughout the state of California.

Art specializes in accounting and tax malpractice defense as well as tax and business transactions. Over his career, he has handled thousands of malpractice cases, trying over 50 cases to verdict. A large percentage of accounting malpractice claims involve tax issues and he advocates aggressive handling of the underlying tax issues to facilitate resolution of claims prior to extensive discovery or trial.

Art is a frequent lecturer on accounting and tax malpractice and risk management issues and has been a moderator of the AICPA Professional Liability Insurance Program’s risk management seminar for over 10 years. He has authored many articles and educational materials for accountants on accounting and tax issues and on related risk management topics for the AICPA Program, the California Society of CPAs and others.

Art obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Hastings College of Law and his Masters of Law, Taxation, from New York University. He is a member of the State Bar of California and is admitted to practice before several U.S. District and Appellate Courts in California as well as before the United States Tax Court.

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Website registration for this course closes on May 24, 2017. To register after this date please contact the society at akcpa@ak.net or 907-562-4334.

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Accountants Liability: Positioning Your Firm for Success (AON)

May 31, 2017 / Morning Session Optional CPE

Harbor 360 Hotel
1412 4th Avenue
Seward, AK

LATE REGISTRATION POLICY
For registrations received less than 21 days from the course date will be charged a late fee of $50 for each 8 hour course and $25 for each 4 hour course.

How do you view professional liability risk management? An administrative burden? A draw on firm resources? What if you viewed risk management in a different light? Strong risk management practices can help establish a solid foundation for your firm and position it for growth and business success.

Participants completing this seminar training will receive 4 CPE and qualify for a 7.5% AICPA professional liability insurance credit for 3 years.

Learning Objectives:
In this course, participants will learn about key professional liability risk management practices that, when implemented, can help mitigate the risk of an accounting malpractice claim and may also help improve business performance.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

-understand the building blocks of professional liability risk management and how to strengthen them in order to improve performance
- analyze claim data by area of practice and understand the implications for the firm
- discuss risk exposures by area of practice and how to better manage them to improve service delivery

Designed For: Accounting professionals

CPE Credits: 4, Regulatory

Level of Knowledge: Overview

Prerequisite: None

Acronym: AON

Discussion Leader: Arthur V. Pearson