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Hot topics in business combinations

Dec. 12, 2023
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The landscape of business combinations can be tricky to navigate. Our business combinations professionals are here to help you as they discuss hot topics, including accounting for leases and the impact of contingent consideration/compensation arrangements during this on-demand webinar.
Group of business professionals attending webinar about trending topics in business combinations.Accounting for business combinations can be very complex and nuanced. As we close out calendar year 2023, our business combination professionals come together to discuss emerging and commonly encountered issues and items affecting the accounting for business combinations.

During this webinar, you’ll hear our professionals talk through accounting considerations for leases, contingent consideration/compensation, the impact of multiple commonly controlled entities in a transaction, and how the reporting entity for financial statements could impact disclosures and accounting.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand how to account for leases, whether assumed, embedded, or a sale leaseback, in a business combination.
  • Understand the impact of different contingent consideration/compensation arrangements.
  • Identify how structuring an acquisition with multiple commonly controlled entities can impact the accounting.
  • Identify how the reporting entity can impact disclosures and accounting.


  • Stephen Bondar, senior manager, audit
  • Andrea Slabinski, senior manager, audit
  • Laura Havel, principal, real estate valuation consulting


  • David Kristick, partner, audit

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