New York, NY (March 6, 2020) – PJ Patel, Co-CEO and Senior Managing Director, of Valuation Research Corporation (VRC), a leading provider of third-party valuation support, will present at the 35th Midyear SEC Reporting & FASB Forum on Thursday, June 11.
Patel will co-present a segment titled “Accounting for Business Combinations and Goodwill.” The segment will cover the following topics:
- FASB project on Identifiable Intangible Assets and Subsequent Accounting for Goodwill
- Business combinations accounting issues, including:
- Business combination versus asset acquisition
- Assigning amounts to assets and liabilities
- Contingent consideration
- Goodwill accounting issues, including:
- Identification of reporting units
- Timing of impairment and foreshadowing
The segment will run from 9:50 AM to 11:10 AM. For more information about the segment and the forum, click here.
About the 35th Midyear SEC Reporting & FASB Forum
The annual Midyear Forum brings together current and former SEC staff and leading experts on GAAP, disclosure, audit and more. Attendees will learn about the standard-setting agendas of the FASB and PCAOB, as well as updates on rulemaking, interpretive guidance, frequent comments, and enforcement actions emanating from the SEC. Expert faculty will provide practical approaches to new and complex accounting and disclosure requirements. The forum runs June 11-12.
Valuation Research Corporation is a full-service, independent, global valuation firm. Since 1975, our network of over 1,300 valuation professionals, which includes VRC’s 160+ U.S.-based colleagues, has provided objective, supportable conclusions of value to domestic and international clients. VRC has locations in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Milwaukee, New York, Princeton, San Francisco, and Tampa; as well as international member firms operating as Valuation Research Group in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Germany, India, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Singapore, Spain, and the United Kingdom.