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Definition of Goodwill GAAP
[January 28, 2017 – 09:04 pm]
Definition of Goodwill GAAP

Goodwill is an accounting concept meaning the value of an asset owned that is intangible but. Goodwill is no longer amortized under US GAAP (FAS 142). Under the new standard imposed by the FASB in 2001 goodwill does not have to. because of its inclusion in the IRS definition of Section 197 intangibles.

Valuating organisational capital
[January 22, 2017 – 08:47 pm]
Valuating organisational capital

Through working with the Public Engagement Policy of the University of Manchester and working closely with Susan Brown, I was called to do a presentation in University of Manchester on ‘Rethinking Inequality in Historical Perspective’.  Pedro Ramos Pinto and Patrick Joyce were the key organizers and invited me to make a contribution by virtue of the Ragged project, as it is both an inclusive project and one borrowed from history. This was an amazing opportunity which illustrates how academia is trying to break down the barriers and open up the ivory towers to other communities. …

Evaluation of intellectual resources
[January 18, 2017 – 08:38 pm]
Evaluation of intellectual resources

                Before we further analyze Apple’s motion and the Court’s denial of it, we must first examine some of the tests and standards used in intellectual property law.  These tests and standards are key to understanding the reasonable likelihood of success prong.  For the reasonable likelihood of success on merits prong, Apple must demonstrate that it would be likely to prove infringement at trial and that Samsung would not be likely to prove invalidity at trial. With respect to three design patents (D’677, D’087, D’899), the test for infringement asks: “would an ordinary…

Reporting of organizational learning
[January 10, 2017 – 08:21 pm]
Reporting of organizational learning

This post continues a brief series sharing highlights from my earlier master s-level research on the board/executive director relationship. My first post outlines the premise of the research. The second post describes theoretical perspectives underpinning this work. In this week s post, I share the big news emerging from this case study. entered this case study, researching communication processes within a typical nonprofit organization, knowing what I wanted to explore but having no sense of what the observations and interviews might uncover. I was curious about the executive…

Valuating intellectual company
[January 2, 2017 – 08:03 pm]
Valuating intellectual company

(Phys.org) -- Despite having a reputation for valuing intellectual prowess over physical abilities, scientists are nonetheless just as competitive as anyone else. Evidence of it exists in various fields of science as suggested by the assorted prizes that are awarded for those who achieve firsts in their particular realm of research. Also always popular are virtual contests to see who can create the smallest thing, or the largest, on in the case of aerographite, the lightest. This latest champion has been produced by a team of researchers at the University of Kiel in Germany…

What is Human Capital Services?
[December 31, 2016 – 08:03 pm]
What is Human Capital Services?

Advisory and Services Firm Social Business Adoption 2012 is publishing as individual Executive Summaries of firm category reports. These discuss relative scores of firms in each category, but they don’t disclose scores themselves. This enables us to have some fun. You can guess the highest scores in several categories and win valuable prizes! Contest Rules To be eligible for 1st, 2nd or 3rd prizes, all you need do is respond to four questions via the embedded survey below. You could win an Extended Analysis report of any firm in this Research Survey, or even commission your…

Secret formula reporting
[December 27, 2016 – 07:46 pm]
Secret formula reporting

Dees Illustration Boom Criteria Activist Post here was once a company named Glori Oil based in Houston, Texas, according to its website, it was: Delaware corporation founded in 2005 to commercialize technology developed by 'The Energy and Resources Institute' (known as TERI). [] Our vision is to be the leader in bio-technology solutions to the global oil and gas industry and service provider of choice to both independent and major oil and gas producers. Our mission is delivering state of the art bio-technology solutions to improve and increase recovery from…

What is Copyrights Trademark and Patent?
[December 19, 2016 – 07:40 pm]
What is Copyrights Trademark and Patent?

Last night, we attended a DC Bar fashion law panel discussion, For the Love of Fashion: Protect Yourself, " at Baker Hostetler in Washington DC. It was a very informative and comprehensive discussion from in-house and outside counsel, including DLA Piper's Lisa Norton, who is Of Counsel in the Patent Prosecution group, on trademark, copyright, and patent protection as well as current hot-button developments in fashion law and anti-counterfeiting. From this panel discussion, we gathered four key takeaways: 1. The fashion industry is a trillion dollar business…

Reporting of patent
[December 17, 2016 – 07:37 pm]
Reporting of patent

Since Apple changed the smartphone game, back in 2007, all the other smartphone manufacturers have been trying to catch up, often putting out products that are very similar to Apple’s iPhone and iOS. This often results in copyright and patent disputes. Today, Patently Apple published an article reporting that Apple was just granted another patent, pertaining to the iPhone and iOS. In fact they were recently granted 25 new patents, but the one that caught Patently Apple’s eye was a patent for iOS’s GUI for displaying lists and documents. As I interpret this one patent, it seems…

What is Patent Filing?
[December 13, 2016 – 07:24 pm]
What is Patent Filing?

FIG. 1B shows different examples of systems for uploading media objects. Apple has filed a patent (20130041903) with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office for the categorization of digital media based on media characteristics. It involves the iTunes infrastructure across multiple operating systems. Per the patent, digital media categorization can include receiving information including a plurality of media objects and a metadata tag descriptive of at least a first media object; comparing the first media object with a second media object; and selectively associating the…

Valuating relational capital
[December 7, 2016 – 07:12 pm]
Valuating relational capital

This is one of the most interesting sections of the course. Relational capital is what one have been involved in really without knowing the technical name for it. The online discussion forum for every member of the class was thus a robust and interesting one. Most people are glued to a particular company not because their product is better than others but because a friend works there-and this is relational capital at work. You can get a gist of the discussion from here: Relational Capital Online Forum Discussion I must confess that I did not have  much problem in this section…

Explanation of corporate resources
[December 5, 2016 – 07:10 pm]
Explanation of corporate resources

(Jim Kouri) - Besides anti-terrorism operations by Scotland Yard and MI5 to make London safer for the anticipated throngs of 2012 Olympic Games athletes staff and spectators, the Yard is also attempting to prevent the city from being overrun by street gangs. This month scores of suspected gang members were targeted in a series of coordinated operations as part of a major crack down on by the Metropolitan Police Service, according to the Home Office this week

Evaluation of copyrighted material
[November 23, 2016 – 06:55 pm]
Evaluation of copyrighted material

Tony Bennett, Superintendent of Public Schools in Indiana, is using student tests scores this election year to be the big winner after ISTEP results were released July 10th.  The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) homepageboasts “ Hoosier Students Set New Performance Records”. Indiana’s students earned another year of record breaking scores on the Indiana Statewide Testing for Education Progress Plus (ISTEP+), State Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. Tony Bennett announced today … “More students are getting a world class education in our schools.” Bennett translates…

Valuating unidentifiable intangibles
[November 17, 2016 – 06:32 pm]
Valuating unidentifiable intangibles

Akuntansi untuk intangible menjadi issue yang paling controversial didunia. Issue tersebut termasuk apakah intangible assets seharusnya dikapitalisasi, jika harus dikapitalisasi, bagaimana dengan non-purchased asseta seperti goodwill yang dihasilkan secara iternal dalam perusahaan. Hal ini juga menyangkut bagaimana intangible asset seharusnya dikapitalisasi. Dan jika dikapitalisasi, perdebatan terfokus pada apakah amortisasi dilakukan pada sebagian atau semua intangible. Selain itu jika intangible tersebut diamortisasi, berapakah waktu yang sesuai untuk amortisasi intangible…