Detecting corporate fraud - Tips from a crook and a sleuth (Sponsored by Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism)

  • Event: 2014 IRE Conference
  • Speakers: Roddy Boyd of Southern Investigative Reporting Foundation; Sam Antar of whitecollarfraud.com
  • Date/Time: Wednesday, Jun. 25 at 1:30pm
  • Location: Salon 14-15
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

The Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism will offer a free pre-conference workshop from 1:30-5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 25. 
 
Attendees will learn the fundamental methods for inspecting public filings for corporate fraud. The information gained in this session will allow reporters to spot red flags in corporate disclosures and understand when to pursue a potential fraud investigation.
 
Instructors Roddy Boyd of the Southern Investigative Reporting Foundation and Sam E. Antar, a convicted felon and CFO of Crazy Eddie, Inc., will take an afternoon to show you how securities fraud is done and how to unearth reams of libel-proof data and facts from corporate financial filings. 
 
Our goal is to pierce the very expensive veil companies erect so that your reporting is never again dependent upon Wall Street and corporate hacks.
 

Speaker Bios

  • (Sam Antar) Former Crazy Eddie CFO, former CPA, and a convicted felon. Teaches law enforcement, professionals, businesses, and students how to catch the crooks.

  • Roddy Boyd: Founder and editor, Southern Investigative Reporting Foundation. @RodBoydILM, @SIRF_Report

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