Study Group: AICPA Proposed Attestation Independence Rule Changes

Nov 05, 2015 02:00pm -
Nov 05, 2015 03:00pm

Event Description




AICPA Proposed Attestation Independence Rule Changes


Presented by: James J. Rigos, Attorney, CPA, CMA


Understanding the new 2016 AICPA rules on auditor independence


Learning Objectives

Join AAA-CPA Ethics & Dual Rights Chair James J. Rigos as he discusses how to do auditing under the new 2016 AICPA and escape rules allowing independence impairment if the client approves.


Date & Time                                                                    

Thursday, November 5, 2015                                                                

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p. m. EST

This Study Group will be held over the telephone. Webinar option is pending.  



NASBA-approved for 1.0 CPE credit in Business Law.  1.0 (M)CLE credit*


Education Credit: AAA-CPA Members $15.00; Non-Members $30.00

Non Education Credit (Listen-Only): AAA-CPA Members: FREE; Non-Members $25.00 



Registration is available at or by phone at 888-ATTY-CPA ext. 2. The dial-in number/passcode and URL link will be emailed to you on October 16, 2015. Materials for the program will be sent via email one day prior to the program. 


Requests for refunds must be received in writing by November 4, 2015 and will be subject to a $5.00 cancellation/administration fee. For information on the cancellation policies, please contact our office at 888-ATTY-CPA ext. 2.


Additional Information

Delivery Method: Group-Live

Program Level: Overview

Prerequisites: None

Advanced Preparation: None
Who Should Attend? Attorneys, CPAs, Business Professionals


AAA-CPA continuing education programs are designed to meet the needs of Attorneys and CPAs and to qualify for credit both as CPE and CLE. Of course, the decisions of various state authorities determine the actual credit granted. There are no prerequisites or advance preparation requirements for this course. 



The American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, Inc. (AAA-CPA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:



*(M)CLE varies by state. Though we are accredited for (M)CLE in both TX and PA they will not accept Study Groups for credit. If you require (M)CLE in a specific state, please send a request to and we will do our best to arrange for credit. Please note that most state bars will accept our Certificates of Attendance sent in by the attorney and NOT charge a fee. 



Event Type:Study Group
Category:Study Group
Early registration ends on May 22, 2015.
Regular registration starts on May 23, 2015 and ends on Nov 05, 2015.
Late registration starts on Nov 06, 2015.
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