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ARTICLES, SEMINARS AND CHECKLISTS

The principals of McMahon Worth, Steve McMahon and John Worth, have published articles and presented seminars on many topics connected with Forensic and Investigative Accounting.

ARTICLES

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Unravelling Creative Accounting
This article delves into some dodgy practices and creative accounting. It highlights the critical role Forensic Accountants can play in investigating white-collar fraud.
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Lessons to be learnt from Forensic Accounting Assignments
This article lists some of the tips and traps learnt in our role as Forensic and Investigative Accountants.
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SEMINARS

"Our in-house seminars are tailored to our clients' needs and receive enthusiastic feedback."

For information on any of the seminars listed below or those that we are planning, email us by clicking here.

NEW

Steve McMahon's recent seminars and speaking engagements include:

  • The 10th annual Australian Accountants & Lawyers Conference (AALC 2009) Colorado, USA where he spoke to accounting, legal professionals, other key business professionals and business owners on the topic "Forensic Accounting working with the professions". - http://www.aalc.com.au
  • Australian Accountants & Lawyers Conference (AALC) Steamboat, USA annual conference where he spoke to accounting and legal professionals on "Topical Issues in Forensic Accounting".
  • Australian Professional Advisors Conference (APAC) Sun Peaks, Canada annual conference where he spoke to accounting, legal, financial planning and other key business professionals on the topic "Forensic Accounting : application in and impact on professional practice". - http://www.bwsconferences.com.au/SunPeaks/2007/Home.html
  • Australian Life Underwriters and Claims Association Inc (ALUCA) Cairns biannual conference where he spoke to underwriting, claims and legal professionals on two occasions to packed houses on the topic "Show me the Money !!" - http://www.aluca.com

Commercial Law Associations' seminar

Steve McMahon presented at the Commercial Law Associations' seminar Forensics, fraud & litigation on the topic Unravelling the numbers: use of forensic accounting in investigating litigation, white-collar crime and corporate fraud in Sydney on the 27th of October 2005.

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Forensic Accounting Update
A concise, up-to-the-minute seminar for lawyers and insurers on the latest cases, legislation and professional developments impacting on the practice of Forensic Accounting.

So What is Forensic Accounting?
Want to know more about what we do? This popular seminar is designed for professionals and executives who may need to retain the services of a Forensic Accountant from time to time.

Forensic Accounting - Tips and Traps
Popular with lawyers and insurers, this seminar provides practical suggestions and alerts. We explain how to brief Forensic Accountants and to maximise the benefit from their expertise.

Uncovering Financial Evidence
Especially for lawyers and insurers, this seminar relates to further financial discovery, and the preparation and targeting of information requests and subpoenas.

Guidelines for Analysing Assets, Income and Business Structure
Here is the help you need to trace assets and identify concealed income and money flows buried in complex business entity structures.

CHECKLISTS

Matrix for Compiling Evidence
This extremely useful tool will help you to discover, identify and retrieve key financial and accounting evidence crucial to resolving commercial claims and disputes.

Please contact us for further information.