Take a moment to be dazzled by the $83 million whistleblower award the Securities and Exchange Commission announced on Monday, but spend more time poring over the details and footnotes the SEC included in its award order. Compliance officers may not like the implications of what you find there. The $83 million award was divided…Read More
Annual meeting season gets underway soon, and that means boards of directors meeting with powerful shareholder groups. This year’s season promises to be a bit different, as those investor groups ask pointed questions to boards about corporate culture and whistleblower retaliation. Ethics and compliance officers might want to consider the role they can play here.…Read More
We’re going full nerd here at Radical Compliance this afternoon, participating in a live “Ethics Madness!” discussion of corporate compliance and ethics while watching the NCAA basketball playoffs. I encourage you to go full nerd and follow along, too. The host of this prestigious event is Jason Meyer, who runs his own compliance consulting shop…Read More
The Compliance Jobs Report this week has news from the Nashville Predators, the World Food Program, DropBox, Blue Apron, and many more organizations. We have a few mergers in the GRC vendor world to announce, a few cool compliance job openings, and our compliance meme of the week goes out to all of you assessing…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 my 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.