Identifying Forged Artist Signatures

Identifying Forged Artist Signatures

Artist signatures are often forged to increase the worth of artwork.  This can include paintings, sculptures, and even designs like a wine bottle designed by Andy Warhol.  Online art auctions have increased in popularity, making it easier for people to forge...
When to Hire a Handwriting Expert

When to Hire a Handwriting Expert

A handwriting expert is a professional relied upon to determine if a particular individual wrote something, most often, a signature.  They have received extensive training, education, and, if qualified, earn a certification in forensic document examination.  Read on...
Forged Signatures; a common occurrence

Forged Signatures; a common occurrence

Forensic Document Examiners are retained for their expertise in many areas.  However, signature comparisons are requested more often than other types of analysis.  As you can imagine, signature forgeries are very common, causing tremendous financial losses. What is...
Falsifying Documents As Part of a Bigger Scheme

Falsifying Documents As Part of a Bigger Scheme

Falsifying documents can lead to serious legal charges.  Forging documents with the intention to defraud an organization or individual is often classified as a white-collar crime. This type of crime covers a wide spectrum of activities and is often charged as a...