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ISBN: 9781552213247-11

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Law and Accounting

From: Understanding Financial Statements


Concludes by discussing law and accounting, focusing on business contracts, employment contracts, negligent misrepresentation, income tax, drafting agreements, IFRS and GAAP, balance sheet agreements and income statement agreements.



Vern Krishna

Vern Krishna, CM, QC, FRSC, FCGA, MCIArb, earned a B Comm (Manchester), MBA, LLB (Alberta), DCL (Cambridge) and LLM (Harvard). He is a professor at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law. He is also of Counsel, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP and Executive Director of the Tax Research Centre at the University of Ottawa. Professor Krishna is a member of the Order of Canada and a Fellow of the Royal Society. He has been a Bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada since 1991 and served as its Treasurer from 2001–03.