Protecting Your Property Against Fraud

July 13, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

By: Tiffany Kesslar, Esq.

Course Description: Millions of dollars of federal funds are wasted through fraud, waste and abuse annually.  No agency is safe from fraud.  An agency’s internal controls are crucial to ensuring not only that the agency is compliant but that its property will be protected.  This session will cover a review of the property management requirements and the internal controls requirements under Part 200 of the Uniform Grants Guidance.  The presentation will review recent investigations and audits by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) and provide practical advice on how agencies can prevent similar problems.

Costs:    

  • $235.00 for Live Webinar
  • $235.00 for Online Recording (available via internet, no CPE credits awarded)
  • $340.00 for both Live Webinar and Online Recording

Click HERE to register

CPE Credits: 1.5 

This webinar is of value to all federal granting agencies, federal grant recipients, and everyone who works with federal grants, including:

  • Grant and program administrators
  • Grant program staff
  • State, district, school, nonprofit personnel
  • College, university administrators and principle investigators
  • Program monitors and compliance officers
  • Auditors

By the end of the webinar, attendees will:

  • Obtain an enhanced understanding of the property management rules are under Part 200 of the UGG.
  • Gain a greater understanding of the UGG’s internal control requirements
  • Be able to identify areas where fraud regularly occurs.
  • Acquire new methods to review their agency’s internal controls and identify potential weaknesses that need strengthening.
  • Learn essential details of compliance provided through real-life examples.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be submitted in writing to webinars@bruman.com at least 48 hours prior to any webinar to receive a full refund.

CPE Information

Duration: 75 minutes of presentation then time for questions (no longer than 90 minutes total).

Prerequisites: None

CPE Credits: 1.5 CPE Credits awarded upon completion of the audio conference (as verified through attendee participation checks throughout the webinar) and post-conference survey.

The CPE credit(s) may be accepted as continuing legal education credits or other applicable credits in your state; however, attendees are responsible for their own credit approval and for meeting any state requirements.  Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC makes no guarantee or assurance that the CPE credits received will apply to any other program or state requirements.

Where: Your office or conference room, per internet connection

Recommended Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge – Technical

Program Knowledge Level: Overview

Advanced Preparation: None

Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based

Brustein & Manasevit, PLLC is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education (CPE) 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.