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Fraud Defined

  • Accountant
  • CPA (CA)
  • CRMA
  • CPA/CFF
  • CFE
  • CIA
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • CVA
  • IAP
  • QIAL
  • CBA/MCBA
  • CFIRS
  • CWS
  • Course Description
  • Course Qualification
  • Presenter
  • FAQ

Course Description

Course Description

At any given moment, persons in all parts of the world are conceiving new illegal ways to make money or gain economic advantage from organizations and individual victims. All major institutions like banks and other financial institutions, retail, medical, government, and non-profit in every society and industry face fraud situations in one way or the other. Further, financial crime is continuously evolving. It not only causes financial losses but also reputational and long-term business and practice losses that are difficult to measure. Therefore knowing and dealing with fraud is necessary from a professional perspective. 

This webinar explores the definition of fraud from the vantage point of the many professionals that are faced with fraud-related issues. Fraud is defined from the perspective of professionals that deal with the prevention, detection, and investigation of fraud as well as the prosecution and defense of civil and criminal lawsuits. The instructor is an attorney, CPA, and former FBI Agent that now works in the private sector specializing in investigations and fraud mitigation consulting. His insights into the accounting and legal definitions of fraud will assist all professionals in fighting fraud.

Highlights of the webinar:

  • Exploring various facets of fraud with clarity.
  • What are the civil elements of fraud?
  • What are the criminal elements of fraud?
  • Which are the Accounting standards relating to fraud?
  • Real case examples are used to bring the material to life.

Key attractions of the webinar:

This webinar is for any professional that addresses fraud-related issues including management, internal auditors, external auditors, CPAs, forensic accountants, and attorneys. The webinar provides a working definition of fraud so that professionals are better equipped to address it.

Learning Objectives

  • To define fraud
  • To explore the professional standards for internal and external auditors
  • To explore the civil elements of fraud
  • To recognize the criminal elements of fraud
  • To apply the definition of fraud to prevention, detection, and investigation of fraud

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Auditors
  • Bookkeepers & Accountants & Tax Preparers
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • Senior Accountant
  • Staff of Accounting Firm
  • Young CPA

Course Qualification

Webinar Qualifies For

  • 1 CRE Credit for Certified Financial Examiner (CFE)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Certified Financial Forensics (CFF)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Accounting & Auditing for Certified Internal Auditors (CIA)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Accounting & Auditing for Certified Internal Auditors (CIA)
  • 1 CPE Credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)
  • 1 CPE Credit of Auditing for Certified Public Accountants (CPA-US)
  • 1 CPE Credit for Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA)
  • 1 CPD Credit for Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA Canada)
  • 1 CPE Credit for Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)
  • 1 CPE Credit for Internal Audit Practitioner (IAP)
  • 1 CPE Credit for Qualification in Internal Audit Leadership (QIAL)
  • 1 CPE Credit for Certified Business Appraiser/Master Certified Business Appraiser (CBA/MCBA)
  • 1 CE Credit for Certified Fiduciary & Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS)
  • 1 CE Credit for Certified Wealth Strategist (CWS)
  • 1 General Credit for Accountant/Bookkeeper/Tax Professionals

Additional details

  • Course Level :
    Basic
  • Credits :
    1
  • Instructional Method :
    Group Internet Based
  • Pre-requisites :
    None
  • Advance Preparation :
    None

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Presenter

About Presenter

Victor Hartman, J.D., CPA/CFF, CFE,, JD

Principal, The Hartman Firm, LLC

Vic Hartman is the Principal of The Hartman Firm, LLC. He is a veteran FBI Special Agent of 25 years, an attorney, CPA, author, professor, and practitioner. Vic specializes in internal investigations, forensic accounting, and fraud mitigation consulting.

He is the author of the book, The Honest Truth About Fraud. Vic wrote this book for an audience that includes corporate managers and forensic practitioners responsible for the prevention, detection, and investigation of fraud. He also uses the book in the classroom, webinars, and workshops where he speaks.

Vic is active in the forensic accounting and fraud examination community. He serves on Georgia Southern University’s Forensic Accounting Advisory Board. He teaches a master’s-level forensic accounting course at Georgia State University. He is a past two-term President of the Georgia Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). Vic provides continuing education presentations to both attorneys and CPAs on the topics of fraud, forensic accounting, and internal investigations. He is also the editor of the Fraud Column in New Perspectives, the professional journal of the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors.

Vic is a graduate of Emory University’s School of Law. He is a licensed Attorney and CPA in the state of Georgia. He is also a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). His credentials include being Certified in Financial Forensics by the AICPA and a Certified Fraud Examiner by the ACFE. He is member of the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI, and he previously served on the Board of Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta. Vic currently serves on the Atlanta Governing Board of the Office of Inspector General.

 

About Company

The Hartman Firm, LLC

hartmanfirm.com/

The Hartman Firm, LLC is a law firm and CPA firm based out of Atlanta, Georgia.

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Ratings and Review

4.6

43 Ratings

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LC

Lawrence Clark, CFE

Feb 25th, 2021

I enjoyed the course, it was educational and useful

JP

Jennifer Pauli, CPA (US)

May 20th, 2021

good examples and good job relating real world examples to the topics

RL

Robert Lafferty, CPA (US)

Aug 23rd, 2022

Good

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