Discussion 9

 Identify a case of corporate fraud by finding a current event or by researching historical cases. After finding a case, complete the following in your initial discussion post:

  • Briefly summarize the case, including what happened, who was involved, and what damages were incurred.
  • Note how the fraud was detected and discuss any red flags that appeared prior to detection.
  • Could an accounting and finance system have helped deter this fraud? If yes, how? If no, why not?
  • Are there any specific business policies and procedures that could have been in place that would have prevented the fraud from occurring? Explain.