Roe Falls; Compliance Programs Brace

By Matt Kelly | June 26, 2022 |

They say that a columnist writes about what people are talking about, so there’s only one thing to write about today: the immense implications of the Supreme Court’s decision to invalidate Roe v. Wade. Even at this early stage, the consequences for corporate ethics and compliance programs are emerging fast and furious.  We can begin…

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Compliance Jobs Report: June 24

By Matt Kelly | June 24, 2022 |

The Compliance Jobs Report this week has a few gossipy items about Rite Aid, a new compliance boss at Tesla (good luck), and other personnel items from Rabobank, Google, Victoria’s Secret, Cooper Standard, and more. All our compliance job leads are for the Atlanta area, and Meme of the Week goes out to pushy compliance…

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SEC Dings Brinks on Pre-taliation

By Matt Kelly | June 23, 2022 |

Just in time for Throwback Thursday, cash management company Brinks Co. has agreed to pay $400,000 to settle charges from the Securities and Exchange Commission that its employment contracts included pre-taliation clauses — a whistleblower no-no that had been largely dormant since 2016. As outlined in a settlement order quietly announced this week, the SEC…

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Two Reports on Building an ESG Program

By Matt Kelly | June 22, 2022 |

ESG issues seem to be a hot issue this week, with two groups publishing reports meant to help companies understand what a good ESG function should be able to do — including how to police against ESG fraud.  Let’s start with the report on ESG reporting, published by Workiva. Workvia polled more than 1,300 corporate…

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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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