Ethics: CPAs' Recent Illegal and Discreditable Acts (4 hours)

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Jul 17, 2020

Registration: 9:30 AM / Program: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Pacific Time

Fees

Member Fee: $0.00
Nonmember Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None

Description

If the FBI learns from crooks, what can we learn from CPAs who went rogue and lost their licenses? This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.

Note: Beginning July 1, 2020, ALL active and inactive licensees are required to take an Oregon-specific ethics course to meet the CPE requirement for renewal.

Designed For

CEOs, CPAs, internal auditors, regulators, controllers, CFOs, compliance officers, risk managers

Objectives

Attend this ethics presentation to understand:

  • How any CPA can put your firm or company at risk
  • Red flags of acts discreditable to the profession
  • Requirements for independence, competence, confidentiality, and other requirements


Major Subjects

Get the inside details on these ethics cases:

  • CPA volunteer non-profit treasurer steals $60,000
  • CPA indicted in murder-for-hire plot
  • CPA arrested for falsifying insurance applications
  • CPA sentenced for tax fraud
  • Small town CPA's investment kickback scheme
  • CPA threatened over shark `attack'
  • Partners uncover Office PIC and CFE stealing
  • CFO..`From Day One, I knew I'd just crossed a line.'
  • CPA launders drug and gambling money
  • CPA guilty of attempted murder...of ex-boss
  • CPA steals from pro ball team and a client fighting cancer
  • Sole practitioner CPA fund administrator convicted of $40 million Ponzi scheme
  • Regulator steals confidential info to help CPA firm


This event has already passed. If you have any questions, please contact us at 503-641-7200 or email profdev@orcpa.org.