Tag Archives: Firm names

UAA Exposure Draft – Firm Name Recommendation

December 7, 2010 The AICPA/NASBA Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA) Committee has worked over the past year to consider guidelines as to what are and what are not misleading CPA firm names. The proposed changes to the Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA) and Uniform Accountancy Act Model Rules (Model Rules) in this exposure draft are the result…

NASBA Proposed Revisions to the UAA Exposure Draft

October 2010 The AICPA/NASBA Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA) Committee has worked over the past year to consider guidelines as to what are and what are not misleading CPA firm names. The proposed changes to the Uniform Accountancy Act (UAA) and Uniform Accountancy Act Model Rules (Model Rules) in this exposure draft are the result of…

Lawyers Say International Names a Challenge

State Board Report December 2009 “The law is catching up with what the public is saying with the use of firm names,” James J. Sabella, Esq., said during a fast‐paced panel session at the Baruch/CPT conference, moderated by Baruch Professor Douglas Carmichael. “If you are going to say to investors that you are one firm…

Significance of Firm Names Discussed

State Board Report July 2009 The significance of accounting firm names (as recently brought up by the firms of Crowe Horwath and Virchow, Krause & Co., several recent court decisions and a draft non‐authoritative white paper by the AICPA/NASBA Firm Name Study Group) was the topic of Regional Meeting breakout sessions co‐moderated by Study Group…