Print PDF

5th Annual "Hot Topics" Seminar


5th Annual “Hot Topics” Seminar
Presented by Swenson Advisors and Sponsored by Sheppard Mullin
8:30 am – 11:30 am


In an election year, many important challenges to our San Diego business environment are front and center. As Chairman of the House Committees on Oversight and Government Reform and Member of the Judiciary Committee, our Keynote Speaker Congressman Darrell Issa will bring us up-to-date on the Washington scene and the latest developments that will impact our lives in 2013.

Congressman Issa will be joined by other industry experts to discuss the latest insights on U.S. and global accounting developments, technology, financial and regulatory issues.

Join us to hear the latest advice on:

- New capital raising possibilities (JOBS Act and beyond)
- Latest SEC developments regarding IFRS
- Merger & acquisition trends in China and why business is leaving
- Mergers & acquisitions: "the matching process"
- Digital textbooks using ibooks – “the good, the bad and the ugly”
- The opportunities and risks of captive insurance companies


This year's program with include a panel discussion on the latest developments in securities law (SEC), tax, and accounting matters.  Featured speakers include:

Steve Austin, CPA, Swenson Advisors
Jon Carder, CEO, MOGL
Jeralin Cardoso, Attorney, Sheppard Mullin
Scott Carpenter, CPA, Swenson Advisors
Daisy Huang, Manager, Dezan Shira - China
Bob Laffler, Partner, GAAP Seminars
Pete Palmer, CPA, Swenson Advisors 
John Tishler, Partner, Sheppard Mullin


$45 per person – cash or check. To register, please email or call 619-237-3400 ext. 101.


The McMillin Companies Event Center
2875 Dewey Road
San Diego, CA 92106


CLE/CPE is available.  Your State Bar or Accounting Board with make the final determination with respect to continuing education credit.  This will be a group-live session with no advance preparation needed.



Jump to Page

By scrolling this page, clicking a link or continuing to browse our website, you consent to our use of cookies as described in our Cookie and Advertising Policy. If you do not wish to accept cookies from our website, or would like to stop cookies being stored on your device in the future, you can find out more and adjust your preferences here.