It's no secret that much forensic accounting
activity relies heavily on information provided by cost/managerial (CM) accounting systems.
MPI), a national consulting firm founded in 1939 specializing in business valuation, litigation support and corporate advisory work, opened a Philadelphia office to serve as national headquarters for its new forensic accounting
and economic damages practice, the company said.
This basic reading of accounting journals and news publications may lead to a larger interest in forensic accounting
The new Head of FAS will enhance the corporate crime team's forensic accounting
capability and bolster its traditional commercial litigation service.
He has applied forensic accounting
techniques in bankruptcy matters, where he has represented bankruptcy trustees, creditors' committees and debtors in assignments such as solvency and preference analysis, and investigations for fraudulent transfers.
Janik has spent 30 years providing forensic accounting
services, including accounting, financial, economic, construction, fraud and business dispute consulting, and expert witness experience.
The AICPA's Forensic and Valuation Services defines forensic accounting
services as "the application of specialized knowledge and investigative skills possessed by CPAs to collect, analyze and evaluate evidential matter, and to interpret and communicate findings in the courtroom, boardroom or other legal administrative venue.
Formed last year by managing partner Geo Mesher, Tempest is a specialist forensic accounting
rm oering fraud investigation, commercial dispute resolution, expert witness, family/matrimonial valuation and personal injury loss services.
client relationships, managing operational and administrative activities, and supervising forensic accounting
Dempsey staff will form a consulting unit at Aon that focuses on claims preparation, business interruption valuations, and related forensic accounting
services to the risk management sector.
Assuming that one considers fraud as the main source of human greed and absolute arrogance of the human nature, and that it is also innate in those who perpetuate it, never contented with what they have or always taking advantage of a perceived lack of control, forensic accounting
is regarded as one area of these fields of accounting that is going to receive greater attention in future research, be it sociological or humanistic approach.