Current Issues in IG Investigation and Auditing

The Association of Inspectors General, California Chapter, a non-profit organization, will be hosting its first training seminar at the Glenn M. Anderson Federal Building in Long Beach, CA on September 21 and 22, 2011.  The training will enhance the skills of IG agents as they conduct their investigations and provide auditors with critical information and…

Criminal Grand Juries Training

On March 3, 2011, the California Chapter held a training meeting and luncheon featuring Valerie Aenlle-Rocha, who is a felony prosecutor for the County of Los Angeles. The topic of the training was County Criminal Grand Juries. For the past three and a half years, Valerie has served as the exclusive Legal Advisor to the…

Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS)

Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS) is a database that has been established to track contractor misconduct and performance.  The database contains Federal contractor criminal, civil, and administrative proceedings in connection with federal awards; suspensions and debarments; administrative agreements issued in lieu of suspension or debarment; nonresponsibility determinations; contracts terminated for fault; defective…

Brown to Eliminate CA IG

From the Los Angeles Times One of Gov.-elect Jerry Brown‘s first official acts will be eliminating the state Office of Inspector General, a position held by former L.A. City Controller Laura Chick, who has been responsible for overseeing more than $50 billion in federal stimulus money. Brown’s office said in a statement Monday that he…