Conventions at Work: On Forensic Accountant's Intermediation
- Conflicts prompt Carey duo to create boutique. O'Connor, Joanne // Lawyer;3/21/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p7
Reports on the launch of own specialist litigation and employment boutique of two former partners of Guernsey firm Carey Olsen in Guernsey in Channel Islands, California. Name of the specialist commercial litigation by litigation specialist Alison Ozanne and employment expert Louise Hall;...
- Hire a CA, police say. // CA Magazine;Oct93, Vol. 126 Issue 9, p16
Reports on Toronto, Ontario police's vote of confidence on forensic chartered accountants (CA). Surge in number of fraud complaints; Advice to complainants to hire an independent forensic CA to speed up investigations; Police officers' lack of skill to probe frauds in cases; Canadian firms'...
- Sleuthing by numbers. // CA Magazine;Oct97, Vol. 130 Issue 8, p15
Offers advice to forensic accountants in Canada. Comments from Roddy Allan, a principal at the firm Lindquist Avey Macdonald Baskerville Incorporated; Definition of a forensic accountant; How to increase changes of being hired as a forensic accountant.
- Forensic accountants conduct insurance detective operations. Knowles, Gary J. // Indianapolis Business Journal;5/16/94, Vol. 15 Issue 7, Insurance p8B
Focuses on the field of forensic accounting. Examination of financial records to verify the facts of a claim; Growth in forensic accounting due to increasing number of insurance claims and lawsuits; Insurance fraud problem; Specialist designation of certified fraud examiner.
- Forensic accountants can help manage risk. Katz, Bernard A. // American Banker;8/30/1996, Vol. 161 Issue 167, p18
Opinion. Focuses on how forensic accountants can help banks manage risk in their lending businesses. Skills that make forensic accountants indispensable for banks' operations; Forensic accounting techniques.
- On or off book fraud. Hunt, Stefan // Management Accounting: Magazine for Chartered Management Account;Nov97, Vol. 75 Issue 10, p22
Talks about the growth of the forensic accounting market in Great Britain. Detection and investigation of fraud through forensic accounting; Discipline of forensic accounting; Types of fraud; Size of the problem.
- Forensic accounting a growing field. // CMA Magazine;Oct91, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p4
Reports on the growth of the field of forensic accounting in Canada. Comments from Max Messmer, the chairman and chief executive officer of Robert Half International Inc.; Factors contributing to the growing demand for forensic accountants.
- Forensic accounting. Inkster, Norman // CMA Magazine;Apr96, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p11
Focuses on the role of forensic accountants in the corporate culture. Questioning of white-collar criminals; Difficulty in spotting computer fraud; Money laundering.
- Accounting gumshoes. Carter, Terry // ABA Journal;Sep97, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p36
Reports that more and more certified public accountants are being used as investigators and expert witnesses especially in a complex criminal litigation. Skills a forensic accountant must possess; Year when the government use of private forensic accountants began to swell; Information on one of...