Media Advisory 08/06/19

Registration Opens for CPE Webinar
IN FOCUS: GASB Implementation Guides for Fiduciary Activities and Leases


Participants in Live Webinar Eleigible for Up to 2 CPE Credits

Norwalk, CT, August 6, 2019
Registration is now open for an upcoming webinar that will provide from the staff authors’ perspective a comprehensive overview of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board’s recently issued Implementation Guides on Statement No. 84, Fiduciary Activities, and Statement No. 87, Leases.
 
IN FOCUS: GASB Implementation Guides for Fiduciary Activities and Leases will take place on Thursday, September 26, 2019, from 1:30 to 3:15 p.m. Eastern Time.
 
Participants in the live webinar (which is offered free of charge) will be eligible for up to 2 hours of continuing professional education (CPE) credit (participants are encouraged to preregister). (CPE credit is not available for group viewing of the live broadcast).
 
The webinar will feature Lisa R. Parker, Senior Project Manager, and Deborah E. Beams, Supervising Project Manager. David R. Bean, Director of Research and Technical Activities will moderate the webinar. The areas covered will include:
  1. Identifying fiduciary activities based on the requirements of Statement No. 84, Fiduciary Activities
  2. Reporting fiduciary activities in fiduciary funds
  3. Identifying contracts addressed in Statement No. 87, Leases
  4. Recognizing and measuring financial statement elements associated with lease transactions
  5. Audience question-and-answer session.
Participants will have the opportunity to email questions to the speakers during the event.
 
An archive of the webcast will be available for 90 days on the GASB website after the live event. (CPE credit will not be available to those who view only the archived webinar).
 
For more information about the webinar, visit www.gasb.org.