§ 442.001 Definitions
§ 442.01 Examining board; duties
§ 442.02 Certified public accountant, definition
§ 442.025 Applicability
§ 442.03 Licenses required
§ 442.04 Certified public accountants; qualifications
§ 442.05 Certification by endorsement
§ 442.07 Requirements for practice as certified public accountant
§ 442.08 Licensure
§ 442.083 Renewal; continuing education
§ 442.087 Peer review
§ 442.09 Fees
§ 442.10 Disclosure of interest in entity reported on
§ 442.11 Penalties
§ 442.115 Enforcement actions for violations of this chapter
§ 442.12 Disciplinary action
§ 442.13 Ownership of accountant’s working papers

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 442

  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attorney-in-fact: A person who, acting as an agent, is given written authorization by another person to transact business for him (her) out of court.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Preceding: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next preceding that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Promulgate: when used in connection with a rule, as defined under…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Proxy voting: The practice of allowing a legislator to cast a vote in committee for an absent legislator.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.