Avoiding Peer Review Deficiencies & Professional Liability in Public Accounting

1:00 pm–4:45 pm ET

# of CPE Credits



Peer review deficiencies and professional liability claims result from both audit and nonaudit services. This course will provide best practices for avoiding legal liability and quality control concerns for a wide variety of professional services offered by public accountants.


* Describe the nature of risks faced when performing a variety of professional services for clients * Explain how to mitigate risks faced by all CPAs in performing professional services * List best practices for maintaining quality control for all professional engagements


* Differentiating risks faced when performing various levels of professional services, such as audits, reviews, compilations, preparing financial statements, bookkeeping, tax return preparation, and similar * Best practices for preventing quality control concerns that could lead to peer review deficiencies or malpractice claims * Establishing an understanding with the client to minimize misunderstandings as to the nature and scope of engagements * Explain situations when independence should be appropriately safeguarded when performing nonattest services

Who Should Attend

Anyone who works in public accounting

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep


Event Speaker(s)

Mrs. Jennifer Foppe Louis, CPA ( Emergent Solutions Group, LLC, Charlotte, NC ),

Additional Event Information

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Also Available As

Wednesday, June 1, 2022 (1:00 pm–4:45 pm ET)
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Event Vendor:Business Learning Institute
Field of Study:Accounting
Level: Basic

Event Type:Webinar
NASBA Instructional Method:Group Internet Based
Event Code:WB062522

Registration Fees

RegistrationEarly BirdRegular
NCACPA MemberN/A$145.00
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