Fair value and other accounting rules will depend on new chiefs

10/21/2010 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

New leaders at the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the International Accounting Standards Board will have much sway over the final language and direction of several important standards under consideration. One example is fair value. Former FASB Chairman Robert Hertz stepped down this month, and his temporary successor has expressed reservations about the proposed rule.

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