Defending claims against accounting professionals demands a working knowledge of the types of engagements accountants typically enter into, the typical claims made against accounting professionals and the available lines of defense to those claims. This primer on assessing and defending claims against accounting professionals will cover these topics and will provide an understanding of the various applicable standards, governing regulatory authorities and provide a technical vocabulary to allow practitioners to become competent handling accountant claims and to develop deeper expertise in this area.
Who Should Attend
Attorneys with less than 10 years experience practicing law
Attorneys new to defending accounting professionals or those attorneys wishing to move into the area of defending accounting professionals
Claims professionals who regularly handle accounting professional liability claims.
What You Will Learn
Types of accounting engagements
Essential elements of accounting malpractice and regulatory claims
Defenses to claims against accounting professionals