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Thursday, January 14, 2021 Webcast

Ethics: Ex-Felon Controller Shares His Journey to CPA (X2-16384)

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

Webcast


2.0 CPE Credits in BE

OVERVIEW

Not yet a CPA, Mike left a small CPA firm to become the controller of a private company that manufactured supplements. Concerned about the sales practices, he thought his accounting methods were harmless fixes to the company’s growing pains - but the judge disagreed.

DESIGNED FOR

CPAs in public practice, business and industry, managing partners, compliance officers, chief learning officers, risk managers, and regulators

BENEFITS

At the conclusion you will understand that there are things more important than ethics to some people and you will learn the consequences of their decisions.

HIGHLIGHTS

The ex-con, now CPA who wishes to remain anonymous will explain...
  • Why he accepted assurances that everything was okay
  • How he rationalized his actions and felt he wasn’t doing anything illegal
  • Why he cooked the books
  • Why he plead guilty to a $100 million fraud
  • What it’s like to be sentenced to a year and a day
  • What prison is like for a CPA
  • Why and how he started his own CPA firm

COURSE LEVEL

Basic

PREREQUISITES

None

ADVANCE PREPARATION

None

INSTRUCTOR

Gary Zeune

Gary Dean Zeune, CPA

The Pros & The Cons

Gary Zeune is a nationally recognized speaker on fraud and auditing. More than 20,000 professionals have attended his classes since 1975. He has taught for the FBI, U.S. Attorney, bar and CPA associations, international accounting firms, Institute of Internal Auditors, hospitals and health care companies Institute of Mass Retailers Associations, Spring Manufacturers Institute, The SEC Institute, National Association of Securities Dealers, American Society for Industrial Security, Treasury Management Association, Grant Thornton, Quanex Corporation, National City Bank, among others.

PRICING

$69.00 - Member

$79.00 - Nonmember

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