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CPE Self-Study

Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Reorganization

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    Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Reorganization Online Access Product #: 159960
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AICPA's Fundamentals of Forensic Accounting Certificate Program

This course is part of the Fundamentals of Forensic Accounting Certificate Program – a comprehensive, integrated curriculum - covering AICPA's entire Body of Knowledge in this topic area. The program will provide you with the training, knowledge, and practical guidance needed for a solid understanding of financial forensics. Credit for individual courses purchased can be applied to the full program when you enroll within one year of the original purchase date. Please visit Forensic for information on the complete program.

This course provides a high-level overview of bankruptcy and the roles of forensic accountants that work with bankruptcy engagements. Our overview employs three different scenarios to give learners a broad understanding of the field.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the different types of bankruptcy
  • Match the bankruptcy type with the entity that is eligible to file for it
  • Explain the different roles a forensic accountant can play in bankruptcy engagements
  • Explain how the role of a forensic accountant may change depending upon the client
  • Describe the four types of bankruptcy fraud.
  • Identify the various forms of financial documentation that may need to be filed in a bankruptcy engagement
  • List the key concepts of valuation and insolvency issues
  • Recognize specific laws and deadlines set by the bankruptcy court and the IRS, and describe any recent changes to those laws
  • Define specific bankruptcy-related concepts such as insolvenc
  • Describe the role of a CRO in bankruptcy engagements

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About the Authors

Dr. Robert Minniti, DBA, CPA, CFE, Cr.FA, CFF, CVA, MAFF, CGMA

Dr. Robert Minniti, DBA, CPA, CFE, Cr.FA, CFF, CVA, MAFF, CGMA

Phoenix, Arizona

Bob Minniti is the President and Owner of Minniti CPA, LLC. Bob is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Forensic Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Valuation Analyst, is certified in Financial Forensics, is a Master Analyst in Financial Forensics, is a Chartered Global Management Accountant and is a licensed private investigator in the state of Arizona.

Bob received his doctoral degree in business administration from Walden University. Bob received his MBA degree and Graduate Certificate in Accounting from DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management and received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from the University of Phoenix.

Bob is a professor teaching graduate and undergraduate level courses in accounting, fraud examination, fraud criminology, ethics, forensic accounting, external audit, internal audit, tax, and real estate finance at DeVry University, Grand Canyon University, Northwestern University and the University of Phoenix. He has designed graduate and undergraduate courses for Grand Canyon University, Northwestern University and Anthem College.

He is a writer and public speaker. He has experience in forensic accounting, fraud examinations, financial audits, internal audits, compliance audits, real estate valuations, business valuations, real estate financing, internal control development, business continuations planning, risk management, financial forecasting and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance work.

Bob is an instructor teaching continuing professional education classes for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Bob served on the American Board of Forensic Accounting for 5 years and the final 2 years as Chairman of the Board. He also served on the Board of the American College of Forensic Examiners for 2 years.

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