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Understanding Financial Statements

It is important for lawyers who deal with commercial, corporate, family, estate, and even criminal practices to understand the rudimentary concepts of accounting and finance. Generally, legal … 317 View
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Introduction

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Introduces many important concepts of accounting such as business cycles, finance, the regulators, as well as the three Cs of accounting, which are characterization, classification and communication. 14 $1.40 Add
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Fundamental Financial Concepts

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Outlines fundamental financial concepts, focusing on money measurement, annual reporting, time and allocation, conservatism, revenue recognition, misconceptions about accounting, the time value … 33 $3.30 Add
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Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Reporting Standards

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Discusses generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and reporting standards, focusing specifically on the hierarchy of GAAP sources, GAAP and tax law, auditing and professional standards, … 11 $1.10 Add
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Overview of Financial Statements

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Provides an overview of financial statements, explaining illustrative financial statements, notes to the financial statements, the balance sheet, the income statement, statements of comprehensive … 29 $2.90 Add
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The Balance Sheet

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Looks at the major and most common business balance sheets and the common characteristics and principles they share. Assets, liabilities and equity are specifically discussed. 55 $5.50 Add
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Measurement of Income

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Discusses the measurement of income, focusing on account principles, net income, measurement and timing, revenue realization, revenue recognition, Canadian GAAP, accrual, matching, conservatism, … 29 $2.90 Add
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Reports on Financial Statements

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Considers reports on financial statements, focusing on auditors’ reports, general representation letters, the structure of audit reports, qualified reports, review engagements and notice to … 19 $1.90 Add
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Convivial Banking Innovations: Seeds for Transition

From: Resilience Imperative

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Before the rapid globalization spurred by deregulation, community residents and local businesses in the commercial strips of towns and cities had a long-term relationship with the local … ; 30 $3.00 Add
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Interpretation of Financial Statements

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Discusses the interpretation of financial statements, focusing on measuring financial success, returns on equity, profitability ratios, liquidity ratios, solvency ratios, financial leverage and … 25 $2.50 Add
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The Financier

From: Merchant Princes

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1897-1901. Examines some of John F Stair’s work as a financier with focus paid to manufacturing, industrial endeavors, and shipbuilding 26 $2.60 Add
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Accounting and Law

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Discusses accounting and the law, considering general principles such as the privity of relationships, foreseeability and duty of care. 11 $1.10 Add
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Stairs and Beaverbrook

From: Merchant Princes

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1902-1910 . Looks at the partnership between John F. Stairs and William Maxwell Aitken (the future Lord Beaverbrook). The establishment of the Royal Securities Corporation, John F’s … 49 $4.90 Add
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Tax Aspects of Equity

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Explores tax aspects of equity, focusing on paid-up capital, the classes of shares, stock dividends, the conversion of shares, adjustments to paid-up capital and share redemptions. 8 $0.80 Add
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The Youngbloods

From: Merchant Princes

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1910-1950. Examines the younger generations of the Stairs family and traces the family firm which was now an enterprise from prosperity to a selling off period 42 $4.20 Add
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Dénouement

From: Merchant Princes

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Traces the last years of the family companies to the eventual sale in 1973 after Arthur Stair’s death with no one ready to take over the family businesses 24 $2.40 Add