About Fred J. Peterson
Fred Peterson has over 13 years of experience in public accounting and is a business assurance partner specializing in audits and reviews of both privately held and publicly registered institutions, including being involved with one of the firm’s largest public companies. Fred also performs effectiveness reviews of governance committees, performs FDICIA attestations and consulting engagements, and prepares peer analysis reports for his clients in industries where available benchmarking data exists. Fred also has significant experience incorporating data analysis software procedures into his audits and consulting engagements and identification of additional value-added services, including recommendations for enhancing internal controls and improving efficiencies that provide realizable benefits to his clients.
About Moss Adams LLP
Moss Adams LLP provides accounting, tax, and consulting services to public and private middle-market enterprises in many different industries. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Seattle, Moss Adams has 21 locations in Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Kansas.
Their assurance services include audits, accounting, internal controls, business risk management, royalty compliance, and employee benefit plans. Our tax services include federal, state, and local tax planning and compliance; international tax planning and compliance; cost segregation;
They offer additional services such as investment banking and asset management by drawing on our two affiliate companies, Moss Adams Capital LLC and Moss Adams Wealth Advisors LLC.
Moss Adams is one of the 15 largest accounting and consulting firms in the United States. Their staff of over 1,800 includes approximately 230 partners. Moss Adams is also a founding member of Praxity, AISBL, a global alliance of independent accounting firms providing clients with local expertise in the major markets of North America, South America, Europe, and Asia.
To know more about Fred J. Peterson and Moss Adams LLP, please visit www.mossadams.com
Recent Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) guidance may affect how to conduct audits in 2012. Expected changes in auditing standards, auditing process may necessitate a new look at how to manage compliance. Auditors and public companies must be aware of these changes to remain in compliance and avoid restatements.
The Knowledge Group has assembled a panel of key thought leaders and experts to help you make more thoroughly understand the substantive topics that may affect auditing standards this 2012.
They will address the following key issues:
- Proposed Auditing Standard on Communications with Audit Committees and Related
Amendments to PCAOB Standards
- Implementation of clarified SAS for year-end 2012 audits
- What to anticipate for the Internal Audit by 2012
- Up to the minute regulatory updates
To know more about the event, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’