Forensics Institute:  Whistleblowers & Retaliation in the #MeToo Era

Date:  Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Time:  11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Central time
CPE Credit:  1 CPE credit in the Specialized Knowledge field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance, during live broadcast.
Presenters:  Julia Mast

Julia Mast


Forensics & Valuation Services

Construction & Real Estate

1201 Walnut Street, Suite 1700
Kansas City, MO 64106-2246

Kansas City

 & Erin Rickert

Erin Rickert


Forensics & Valuation Services

1201 Walnut Street, Suite 1700
Kansas City, MO 64106-2246

Kansas City

This complimentary webinar will discuss what whistleblowers are and why they tend to come forward. We’ll also touch on the rising trend in workplace retaliation against whistleblowers and how the #MeToo movement may affect this trend.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify the profile of a whistleblower
  • Explain motivations behind whistleblowing
  • Discuss the current trends in whistleblowing
  • Recognize increasing workplace retaliation
  • Discuss how the recent #MeToo movement may influence the current levels of retaliation


CPE Information

Audience:  Business people, business owners, board members, risk management professionals, IT professionals, forensic investigators and legal counsel
Program Level:  Basic
Delivery Method:  Group internet-based
Advance Preparation:  None
Prerequisites:  None
Refund Policy:  There is no fee associated with this webinar.

Contact Information
If you have concerns or would like information regarding program cancellation policies or CPE credit, 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.nasbaregistry.org.

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