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It Is Legal, But Is It Really Ethical?, featuring Rob Berry and Bob Mims

Total Credits: 1 including 1 Behavioral Ethics - Non-technical

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Ethics |  ACPEN Industry Institute
Rob Berry, CPA |  Bob Mims, CPA
Course Levels:
1 Hour
Product Setting: Expires 40 day(s) after program date.


Tags: Ethics Hour


This discussion outlines situations where ‘legal’ and ‘ethical’ are not necessarily in alignment.  How should you handle these issues?  We will detail a better thought process to help you avoid ‘crossing the line.’ 


Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • To realize that ethics is not merely following the law. Compliance is not necessarily the same as being ethical in practice

Major Subjects
  • Is ‘legal’ the same as ‘ethical’?
    • Why or why not?
  • The value of using the Code of Professional Conduct properly.
  • Resolving situations where the two are divergent.

Course Materials


Rob Berry, CPA's Profile

Rob Berry, CPA Related Seminars and Products

Robert Berry, CPA, is a Certified Public Accountant who actually likes people more than he does numbers. With more than 20 years in the risk, audit, and compliance sector, he is an internationally recognized speaker, trainer, author and podcast host. His most recent book, Ask, Get, Perform: The Auditors’ Essential Guide to Asking Better Questions, Getting Better Answers, and Performing Better Audits, is changing the way auditors build relationships with clients.

Bob Mims, CPA's Profile

Bob Mims, CPA Related Seminars and Products

Bob Mims, CPA, is an entrepreneur and accounting/management executive based in Memphis, TN. He has served as a financial consultant across various industries in the role of planning, modeling and CFO capacities.  Bob has had the privilege of serving as chair on an AICPA committee and on two FASB advisory committees.  During his ten years with the accounting firm KPMG, he was selected national instructor of the year on three occasions. 
Bob graduated from the University of Mississippi, and enjoys outdoor sports with his wife, 5 children, 2 service dogs, and a 20-pound cat named ‘Squirt’.

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For Corporate Financial Managers
Original Recording Date 06/15/2023
Yellow Book No
Course Developer John L. Daly
Date Added to Catalog 02/10/2023

Additional Information

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based

Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration

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Overall:      4.6

Total Reviews: 14


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