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Superstar CFO - Requirements for Excellence

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Brenda Morris
Title: Board of Directors, Audit Committee Chai..
Company: Boot Barn
(Board of Directors, Audit Committee Chai.. at Boot Barn) | 11-28-2011
Everyone is busy these days, with the economic downturn, technology, day to day operations and just the noise that seems to pass through our doors as CFOs.  It is critical to optimize...
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Are CFOs Behind the Idea of Lowering the Corporate Tax Rate?

Posted by
John Kogan
Title: CEO/CFO
Company: Proformative, Inc.
(CEO/CFO at Proformative, Inc.) | 11-03-2011
There’s a lot of talk about lowering the corporate tax rate – even abolishing it altogether. Just a few weeks back I was at a corporate finance event which featured a number of high...
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Q&A: Must You Use QuickBooks Online Edition to Have Online or Remote Access to QB?

Posted by
Joanie Mann
Title: Principal Consultant
Company: Cooper Mann Consulting
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(Principal Consultant at Cooper Mann Consulting) | 09-02-2011
Question: “I currently have a client to whom I remote access into their PC and reconcile their QuickBooks. They have asked me about the advantages of the online version instead, because they...
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Six Tips for Compliance with Europe's New Cookie Rules

Posted by
Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 08-23-2011
By Robert F. Stankey and Adam Shoemaker While the European Union’s deadline for implementing new cookie rules has passed, substantial uncertainty remains about what organizations should do...
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FFIEC Releases New Authentication Guidance for Online Banking

Posted by
Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 08-21-2011
By Andrew J. Lorentz and Richard A. Gibbs On June 28, 2011, the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) issued a Supplement to the Authentication in an Internet Banking...
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Finance Jobs on the Rise

Posted by
Alexander Haislip
Title: Author
Company: Independent
(Author at Independent) | 07-04-2011
You wouldn’t know it from the last three years, but it’s a great time to be in finance. And the financial services industry is welcoming job candidates with open arms after three years...
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China Releases Draft Interim Social Insurance Measures Covering Foreign Employees

Posted by
Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 06-17-2011
By Ron Cai Earlier this week, the Chinese Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security released for public comment its draft Interim Measures for the Participation in Social Insurance of...
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OCC Proposes New Bank Preemption Rules Under the Dodd-Frank Act

Posted by
Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 06-16-2011
By Andrew J. Lorentz, James H. Mann, Bernard L. Russell, and Andrew Owens On May 25, 2011, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) proposed revisions to its rules on the scope of...
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Expat Life – Don’t Forget Your Spouse or Partner

Posted by
Bill Hite
Title: CEO & Founder
Company: Hull Speed Associates GmbH
(CEO & Founder at Hull Speed Associates GmbH) | 05-19-2011
I am starting my 14th year as an expat, and lately I have run into a number of expats from various countries who all share the same feeling I had in the beginning – feeling somewhat lost....
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An Overview of China's New Anti-Price Monopoly Rules and Procedures

Posted by
Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 03-15-2011
By Ron Cai and Ariel Fu On Dec. 29, 2010, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), one of the three authorities responsible for enforcing China’s Anti-Monopoly Law (“AML...
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FASB Sounds Retreat on New Accounting Standards for Leases

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Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 02-24-2011
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FCC and DOJ Allow the Comcast-NBCU Joint Venture to Proceed with Conditions

Posted by
Davis Wright Tremaine
Title: Law Firm
Company: Davis Wright Tremaine
(Law Firm at Davis Wright Tremaine) | 01-20-2011
By John D. Seiver and Paul Glist Yesterday, both the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took actions that will allow Comcast to create and control a...
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