Webinar on Demand – Preventing Fraud and Disputes in Contracts and Agreements



Original Date: February 3, 2021

Price: $125 + GST

Presenters: Lisa Majeau Gordon, FCPA, FCA, CA-IFA, CFE, CFF, MNP LLP; and Christine Monterrosa, CPA, CFE, MNP LLP




Learn how accountants and finance professionals view due diligence, drafting agreements, and contractual compliance. Errors and omissions can easily contribute to disputes and litigation. Explore a series of real-life examples to see what went wrong and how issues could have been avoided. The devil is in the details!

This Webinar on Demand will explore 4 key stages during the lifecycle of an agreement where an accounting perspective can complement a legal review:

Selecting Your Vendor/Contractor

Common Issues:

  • Due diligence on parties to a contract
  • Due diligence of financial statements
  • Due Diligence of pro forma financial statements or projections

Drafting Your Agreements

Common Issues:

  • Accounting terminology
  • Contract language
  • Availability of records and the Right to Audit clause
  • Tenders

Financial Management and Reporting

Common Issues:

  • Financial management
  • Continuous monitoring

Contract Compliance

Common Issues:

  • Non-compliance
    • Non-compliance that goes unnoticed
    • Intentional non-compliance through mischarging schemes
  • Refusal to provide records
  • Outdated contracts

Total Running Time: 0 hours, 58 minutes

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Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.