American Bar Association
Law and Accounting Committee

ABA Section of Business Law

Law and Accounting Committee

Mission Statement

The Law and Accounting Committee explores the intersection of law with accounting matters, focusing in particular on the impact of accounting and financial reporting matters in the securities laws, to assist business attorneys in understanding and applying accounting and auditing issues in their practices.


Auditor's Letter Handbook

Auditor's Letter Handbook (eBook)

Financial Statement Analysis and Business Valuation for the Practical Lawyer

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Chair:  Michael J Scanlon

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Sites of Interest

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
Financial Accounting Standards Board
Government Accounting Standards Board
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
National Association of State Boards of Accountancy


Comment Letters
Meeting Minutes
Reports and Letters
Accounting for Uncertainty in Income Tax Positions: FASB Interpretation No. 48
New Standard on Accounting for Pension and other Postretirement Plans.

Recent Developments


Committee Meeting Materials


Modified by Graham Hunt on February 19, 2014

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