When to Use Mediation and Arbitration

Mediation for all disputes

Claims experience has shown that mediation has a high success rate when used as a first step to resolve all disputes, regardless of the engagement. CAMICO therefore recommends mediation for all disputes and engagements, except when the anticipated cost of a mediator exceeds the fees owed.

AICPA Benevolent Fund

As a CPA, you are a member of a growing, vibrant professional community that has afforded you great opportunities. As you plan your future, you may be considering ways in which you can help safeguard your community during times of struggle.

CAMICO War Stories #111-A and #111-B

#111-A: Tax Return Preparation, Hacker Attack — When a hacker penetrated the CPA firm’s computer network, the firm’s cyber coverage responded with an investigation and comprehensive services.

#111-B: Business Management Services, Email Fraud — The client’s email and voicemail had been penetrated by a “man in the middle” who was able to prompt a transfer of client funds into the hacker’s own account.

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