7:30 - 8:00 Breakfast and Registration
8:00 – 9:45 am
Session I: Financial Accounting for Attorneys – During this session, we will review the major financial statements that business entities prepare and explain what those financial statements can and cannot reveal about the financial status of such entities. This session will enhance your ability to read, interpret and analyze financial statements for making investment, credit, acquisition and other evaluation decisions for your company.
10:00 – 10:30 am
Session II: Learning the Lingo – During this session, we will review major finance and accounting terms that in-house counsel may encounter. This session will enhance your ability to understand and communicate finance and accounting terms with your business clients.
10:45 – 11:45 am
Session III: Molex Case – Applying the Tools – During this session, we will apply the concepts taught in the first two sessions to analyze the financial reporting problems for Molex, Inc. We will also discuss the ethical issues that in-house attorneys face when faced with such problems.