A Primer on Forensic Accounting

Very few people I have met understand what I do when I tell them I am a forensic accountant. They either have never heard of forensic accounting, or their experience is limited to the stories of a relative who hired a forensic accountant to help with a divorce or investigate a fraud in a small […]

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act can be somewhat confusing, and it provides little guidance on exactly where or how to look for bribes and other illegal payments. However, it clearly indicates that virtually all U.S. businesses, as well as non-U.S. firms registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), must not engage in bribery […]