The Justice Department dropped a bundle of new policies last Friday about evaluating compliance programs and corporate monitors, with potentially significant implications for corporate compliance officers and the programs you run. Brian Benczkowski, assistant attorney general for the Criminal Division, announced the news during a speech he delivered in New York on Friday. Always be…Read More
Startling news from the PCAOB in this week’s Compliance Jobs Report: the agency has actually hired someone. Pfizer’s head of compliance is staying in his job; promotions at Fannie Mae and Boise State; and a few moves in compliance consulting firm world. Baylor is looking for a new compliance chief, and don’t forget our Meme…Read More
You gotta give Google credit. Only that outfit, with perhaps the most intellectually talented employees in Corporate America today, could come up with a data breach so maddening and thought-provoking for corporate compliance officers. The breach was discovered last March. A glitch in the Google+ social media network had exposed the personal data for nearly…Read More
The Converge 2018 compliance conference happened in Denver this week, where several hundred ethics and compliance officers gathered to breathe thin air and discuss this year’s theme: “ethics in action.” Alas, Radical Compliance could not be on the scene to report events as they happened. So below are a few dispatches from Twitter and elsewhere,…Read More
Technically, Radical Compliance is the personal blog of Matt Kelly, long-time writer and observer of the corporate compliance and GRC scene. I was a writer, editor, and publisher at Compliance Week, 2003 through 2015; some of you may know me from my career there. I also speak frequently at compliance conferences and other events, and will pretty much shoot the breeze on any compliance topic with anyone who asks.