Asset Based Lending: Policy and Underwriting Guidance for Borrowing Base Lending on Receivables and Inventory
Asset-based lending (often referred to as “ABL”) is a form of commercial lending designed to finance safely the working capital needs of a borrower whose cash flow may not support debt repayment. Like other commercial loans, cash flow is the primary repayment source for an asset-based loan but with a stronger reliance on the company's assets as collateral and firmer control over the receipts of the collater..
High development costs and low success rates in bringing new medicines to the market demand more efficient and effective approaches. The FDA supports model-based drug discovery and development. This represents a mathematical and statistical approach that constructs, validates, and utilizes disease models, drug exposure-response models, and pharmacometrics models to facilitate drug discovery and development...
It seems that HR has become the place where employees go to vent about every petty slight or departmental squabble. And employees somehow expect HR to instantaneously fix them and smooth over all of their workplace-related issues. Certainly, when employees come to HR to lodge legitimate complaints of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation, of course, HR must listen, document and investigate. However, th..
Teams are the way organizations get their work done and bring innovation and creativity to their industry. In this one hour webinar be prepared to learn how compensation is not necessarily the driving force behind high performing team members. By spending time and money on building capacity on a team through training, coaching and mentoring, organizations save money in the long run and build highly effectiv..
Aseptic processing, the technique used to ensure sterile drugs are packaged in sterile containers, is one of the most important steps in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, because of the risk that contamination poses to patient safety. An Aseptic Process Simulation is performed by these biopharmaceutical firms to ensure the process can be performed with minimal contamination. This is accomplished by using a g..
Any successful records management plan will start with an assessment of your current state. Data Integrity audits will ask :Where are your records, what are the formats, how are they being tagged and classified, what kinds of policies are you applying to management and how well and consistently are you enforcing those policies?Learning ObjectiveLearn how to apply consistent meta tags to all documentsLearn h..
Don’t let anyone get comfortable by disrespecting you, your work skills, your ethnic background, your soft skills in leadership and communication, your department, or your work team. Uncivil and disrespectful behavior, when left unchecked, becomes the culture of being rude, indifferent and uncaring. This generates gossip and rumors. Gossip is someone trying to level the playing field by taking away what som..
Non-conforming material happens. And medical device companies must deal with it. This 90-minute webinar will help you to make sense of confusing regulations and effectively deal with non-conforming material. You’ll learn how to identify, segregate, control, and disposition non-conforming material. You’ll learn about when and how to conduct failure investigations and requirements for correction and correctiv..
The demographic, economic, and immigration trends of financial institutions over the past few decades has resulted in significant shifts in the portfolio of financial services consumers. Financial institutions are developing a more global platform for financial products and services. Contributing to this trend is the rise of digital technology, which has dramatically expanded the territorial scope of consum..
Companies are facing an ever more increasingly complex environment coupled with increasing marketplace volatility. This is causing companies to strive to be more flexible and responsive by streamlining both planning and execution. In addition, companies are attempting to conserve the use of their valuable resources. Instead of investing in products prematurely that then creates an inventory that may not be ..
Analysis of investigation reports reveals that human error is one of the top root causes for deviations, discrepancies and quality incidents in pharmaceutical manufacturing. And when you examine the CAPA's that are developed from these, retraining and rewrite of SOP is top the list. Yet on further re-examination, you find that these problems keep resurfacing again and again. Put in another way, the CAPA's a..
This webinar discusses global Cleaning Validation Guidelines as they are currently available for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. In addition, it describes the use of QRM (quality risk management) in Cleaning Validation and the growing trend of applying this approach to life-cycle of the product manufacturing process. Establishing of health-based Cleaning Validation limits also discussed in ..
We will discuss the importance of applying industry best practices when performing the validation process for a computerized system used in an FDA-regulated environment (i.e., the system "touches" product during the manufacturing, testing or distribution process). Such a system must be validated in accordance with FDA guidelines for computerized systems and documented accordingly. Defining the functional re..
Manufacturing in Mexico as a maquiladora under the IMMEX program (formally known as the Maquiladora Program) can offer tremendous benefits for virtually any foreign manufacturer, especially those selling into the North American market. Established in 1965 by the Mexican government as a way to reduce unemployment along the borders, the maquiladora program offers foreign companies easy access to inexpensive l..
In this webinar, you will learn practical tips for complying with the new guidelines for this complex area of accounting and reporting.Upon course completion, you will be able to analyze typical transactions to recognize their lease characteristics and account for and report them in compliance with the new rules.Since FAS #13 was released in November of 1976, lease accounting has been very stable in the USA..