We came across another compliance officer this week running for public office: Jessica McClure, an environmental compliance executive running for Congress in Nebraska. McClure was originally a chemist by trade, then went to law school and graduated in 2013. She has been working in environmental, FDA, and customs compliance ever since. She also proudly says…Read More
Navex Global gave a sneak peek this week of its latest report on third-party risk. The headline: too many compliance departments still rely on paper-based systems to track third parties, and therefore too many probably underestimate the risks their third parties truly pose. The 2018 Navex Global Third-Party Risk Management Benchmark Report, which surveyed 1,200…Read More
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
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.