All Joint Ventures articles

  • Blog post

    Joint venture risks under the FCPA

    2018-08-15T14:45:00Z

    Joint ventures present a unique set of FCPA risks for the compliance practitioner, which is why companies need to incorporate risk management techniques in all phases of JV relations, pre-formation, the JV agreement, and in operations after the JV has begun operation.

  • Blog post

    The role of the controller in business ventures

    2018-08-15T14:45:00Z

    A close collaboration between the compliance function and the controller role portends a more robust picture of enterprise risk, one which encompasses legal, compliance, ethics, internal controls, financial, business, and governance.

  • Blog post

    The ‘how’ question in due diligence

    2018-07-19T09:00:00Z

    A clear lesson to be learned from the Theranos scandal is when conducting merger due diligence, make sure to determine how a new partner conducts itself and its business.

  • Blog post

    SEC Staffers Try to Untangle Business Unit Accounting Issues

    2014-12-30T10:15:00Z

    Image: Title: RogersAt a recent national accounting conference on regulatory issues, staff members at the Securities and Exchange Commission, including professional accounting fellow Chris Rogers (left), offered lots of advice on how companies can better explain to investors the intricacies of joint ventures, spinoffs, pushdown accounting, and segment reporting in ...