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Warren Averett’s 2021 Accounting Trends Update – Day 4

August 27, 2021 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT


Accounting Trends Update logoWarren Averett’s annual Accounting Trends Update is virtual again this year! Participants have the same opportunity to earn up to 8 hours of CPE by virtual presentations that will be hosted in segments of two-hour sessions over the course of four days. You can sign up for any or all the sessions based on your interest or CPE needs.

Please register for each day of sessions you would like to attend. For each session registration, you will receive an email from ON24 that will include a personalized link for the day and an option to  Add to Calendar.”  We hope that you will plan to join us!  

Understanding the Sustainability Concept as it relates to Financial Results 
Today’s business environment is beginning to shine a spotlight on the areas of environmental, social and governance (ESG) or Sustainability. As new opportunities arise and risks become more widespread, businesses must emphasize the importance of ESG reporting to secure funding, improve business practices and positively contribute to the changing business landscape. This session will help offer the basics to ESG/Sustainability reporting, requirements for certain industries and what the future holds related to reporting on and auditing beyond the financial results of your organization.

  • Learning Objective: At the conclusion of this session, the participants will have a better understanding of ESGs and how they can benefit their organizations.

Accounting for Leases and Current Expected Credit Losses Update 
This course will provide an update to ASC 842 (Leases) and ASU 2016-13, as amended by ASU 2019-10 (Credit Losses). We will provide information to help companies prepare to transition these significant accounting standards. 

  • Learning ObjectiveAt the conclusion of this session, attendees will have a better understanding of the updates to ASC 842 (Leases) and ASU 2016-13, as amended by ASU 2019-10 (Credit Losses) and how they will benefit their organizations.

Suggested CPE TOTAL: 2 hours of Accounting & Auditing Credits 

Delivery Method – Group Internet Based
Course Level: Update
Advanced Prep: None
Field of Study: Accounting and Auditing

Who Should Attend: Practitioners responsible for accounting, auditing, financial reporting and performing compilations and reviews.   

Program Prerequisites: General knowledge of Accounting Standards (GAAP), Auditing Standards (SASs), Compilation and Review Standards (SSARSs), related Quality Control issues and an understanding of professional ethics for CPAs.  

National Association of State Boards of Accountancy 

Warren Averett, LLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy 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: 


While there is no charge for this event, please cancel your registration if you are unable to attend. This will greatly help with our event preparations. The Firm reserves the right to cancel professional development sessions or events at its discretion. Should this event be cancelled, you will be contacted via the email address provided upon registration.