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CORPORATE GOVERNANCE / SUSTAINABILITY
The new SEC conflict minerals regulation is causing U.S. manufacturers to search deep in their supply chains to ascertain whether the gold, tantalum, tin, and tungsten they use originate at mines run by warlords in Africa. Tracing raw materials through a web of thousands of suppliers is a daunting task, but industry organizations are developing tactics to make the process easier.
PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY SPOTLIGHT
A firm may decide that an individual with a conviction for any criminal offense is ineligible for employment by the firm, in any position. However, not all crimes are considered equal in the eyes of the U.S. judicial system.
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What are the hottest technology trends and topics in the accounting profession? What are the most serious cybersecurity threats, and how can CPAs best protect their critical applications, data, and hardware from hackers? How is technology changing the accounting marketplace, and what should CPAs be doing to adjust? Find out in a Q&A session with three of the top tech gurus in the accounting field.