Cooking the Books:  Financial Statement Fraud Issues & Examples

Date: January 5, 2012
CPE Credit: Not eligible
Presenter:  Angela Morelock

Angela Morelock

Managing Partner

Forensics & Valuation Services

910 E. St. Louis Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 1190
Springfield, MO 65801-1190 (65806)


While most companies are aware of the risks from embezzlement and asset misappropriation, the largest and most damaging fraud problems often originate from financial statement fraud. BKD’s forensics team can help you understand financial statement fraud, who commits this crime and why. You’ll also hear real-life examples of financial statement fraud cases BKD has investigated and learn the most common methods of financial manipulation observed in these cases, as well as the key places to look to identify this type of fraud.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the key reasons financial statement frauds are perpetrated
  • Recall typical ways financial statements can be manipulated
  • Understand key red flags to look for related to financial statement fraud


CPE Information

CFOs, accounting staff, internal audit personnel and IT executives

Program Level:  Intermediate
Delivery Method:  Group Internet-Based
Advance Preparation:  None
Prerequisites:  Experience level such as CFO, accounting staff, internal audit personnel
Refund Policy:  There is no cost for this webinar; therefore, there is no refund policy.

Contact Information
If you have concerns or would like information regarding program cancellation policies or CPE credit, please contact us at training@bkd.com, at 800.472.2745 or visit BKD’s FAQs.

BKD, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

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