Procurement fraud costs citizens more money than any other kind of corruption – billions of dollars a year worldwide. Advice about how to identify, prevent, and control such fraud is easy to find, but which measures really work? Moreover, procurement processes can be extremely complicated for participating vendors. How should governments balance the need for effective fraud detection with ensuring a process that is efficient and not overly burdensome for applicants?
When: October 20, 2017 from 9am-11am
Where: Columbia Law School, William & June Warren Hall, 1125 Amsterdam Avenue, Room L107
CLE: Two FREE CLE credits will be available for non-transitional New York State attorneys.* Please register here.
Columbia Law School has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board as an Accredited Provider of CLE programs. Under New York State CLE regulations, this live non-transitional CLE Program will provide 1 credit hour that can be applied toward the Ethics & Professionalism requirement. CLE credit is awarded only to New York attorneys for full attendance of the Program in its entirety. Attorneys attending only part of a Program are not eligible for partial credit for it, although they are most welcome to attend it. Attendance is determined by an attorney's sign-in and sign-out, as shown in the Conference registers. On sign-out, attorneys should also submit their completed Evaluation Form, provided at the Conference. Please note the NYS Certificates of Attendance will be sent to the email address as it appears in the register unless otherwise noted there.