Policies

How to Support Policy & Procedure

By Matt Kelly | April 15, 2024 |

The New York Times had a fascinating article last week about discrimination in hiring practices at large corporations. The article also cited a powerful remedy for discriminatory hiring practices — one that compliance officers might want to ponder at length, for what it tells us about effective compliance generally. Let’s start with the article itself,…

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SAP

SAP’s Non-Monitor Monitorship

By Matt Kelly | April 12, 2024 |

Here’s a rather odd item in the annals of FCPA enforcement: software giant SAP recently assigned one of its internal compliance employees to be the company’s “monitorship compliance officer” — for an FCPA settlement announced in January that didn’t require a compliance monitor. This came to my attention when the SAP employee announced on LinkedIn…

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compliance jobs

Compliance Jobs Report: April 12

By Matt Kelly | April 12, 2024 |

This week the Compliance Jobs Report has lots of promotions to note, plus new hires at TikTok, Dentsply Sirona, Truist, and elsewhere. We also have numerous personnel moves in supply chain compliance, plus job leads in aircraft, pharmaceuticals, and online exercise; and don’t forget our Meme of the Week! Always remember that we need your…

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pcaob

PCAOB Cheating Crackdown Continues

By Matt Kelly | April 10, 2024 |

U.S. accounting regulators today fined KPMG’s Dutch affiliate $25 million for rampant employee cheating on the firm’s training exams, and then topped that eye-popping enforcement action with two more smaller fines against Deloitte’s Indonesia and Philippines affiliates for similar offenses.  The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board dropped this news bomb on Wednesday morning, and it’s…

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About Us

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.

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