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Ethics, Compliance and Conflicts of Interest Virtual Class Series
July 25, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 8, 2017
This popular seminar is now offered as a 3-part live instructor-led virtual class. Sessions will take place from 1:30 to 3:30 pm (EDT) on July 25, August 1, and August 8. If you are unable to join a session live, please note that you will have access to the recordings and materials for a full year after the live sessions.
This virtual course is intended to provide an in-depth understanding of the ethical and compliance rules that apply in the federal government marketplace, with special emphasis on organizational conflicts of interest. The objective is to help government and contractor employees recognize potential compliance problems and pitfalls, know when to seek guidance before the harm is done, and deal with practical problems when they arise.
Topics covered will include:
- Bribery, Gratuities, and Kickbacks
- Procurement Integrity rules and guidelines
- Post Employment restrictions on government employees
- Organizational and Personal Conflicts of Interest
- Other compliance rules (contingent fees, antitrust laws, lobbying)
- Doing Business Overseas (Export Control, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act)
- Certifications and Audits
- False Claims and False Statements Laws
- Suspension and Debarment
- Contractor Compliance Programs
Continuing Education Credits
6.0 CLE/0.6 CEU/7.0 CPE (Business Law/Regulatory Ethics) credits may be earned for this course. This course is recommended for 6.0 CLP credits.
This course has been approved for CLE in CA, PA, VA and TX. Because this activity has been approved in another CLE jurisdiction, you may also receive credit for participation in AK, AZ, AR, CO, FL, HI, IL, ME, MT, NJ, NY, ND, and WI (additional state requirements may apply). If you are seeking CLE credits for a jurisdiction other than the ones listed above, please contact us for additional information.
This course can be submitted to Project Management Institute (PMI) for PDU. Upon their approval, it may be worth 6.0 PDU credits.
The Public Contracting Institute is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.