Webinar Details
Course Description

The Connor Group and LeaseQuery come together in this 4-part series to provide a comprehensive training program on lease accounting. In this first session, you will gain a better understanding of the technical aspects of lease accounting under ASC 842, including lease classification criteria, lease commencement dates, lease terms, and components of lease payments. 

Learning Objectives
  • Understand how to determine the lease commencement date
  • Identify the criteria for lease classification
  • Understand how to evaluate lease term, including assessing renewal options
  • Recognize the components of lease payments and discuss lease vs. nonlease components
  • None.
Who Should Attend

Accounting and finance professionals whose companies manage a medium-to-high volume of leases will benefit most from this event, along with CPAs who serve clients with a similar volume of leases.

Advanced Preparation

None required.

Presenter Details
  • David Buchanan

    David Buchanan is an Accounting Manager at LeaseQuery. Prior to joining LeaseQuery, David worked in the audit practice at Ernst & Young across several industries including insurance, healthcare, biomedical, and manufacturing. David received his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from California State University Northridge and Master’s degree in Accounting from the University of Tennessee.

  • Dominick Kerr

    Dom is a Partner in Connor Group’s Technical Accounting Practice. He provides guidance and leads client service engagements on a variety of technical accounting issues including leasing, debt and equity financing transactions, and new accounting standard implementation. He is the leader of Connor Group's thought leadership and client service roll-out around the new leasing standard (ASC 842). Dom is also a member of the FASB Small Business Advisory Committee and develops and presents training classes externally, internally, and at accounting conferences.

    Formerly, Dom worked as a technical accounting consultant in the Accounting Services Group of PwC’s National Office, consulting with clients on a variety of technical accounting is... Read more

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Date & Time
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

3:00 PM EDT (see additional timezones)

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