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Conducting Third-Party Compliance Training

Conducting Third-Party Compliance Training

Targeted training is essential to address corruption risks introduced by third parties.

 

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Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Risk managers and insurers are finding new applications for drone technology.

 

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What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

Businesses will face a wide range of obligations under California’s new data protection law.

 
 

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Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Blockchain has some powerful advantages, but a database that cannot be edited and software that cannot be turned off present unique and potentially troubling risks. 

 
GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

Hiring a data protection officer is a key tenet of the GDPR, but what exactly does that entail?

 
Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

If left unchecked, cyberrisk in the public sector could not only erode public trust in these enterprises, but negatively impact their credit ratings.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – October

Notepad: Risk in Review – October

Brazil’s museum fire, deadly floods in India, Nike’s controversial ad, and more.

 
Reputation Risk and Social Media

Reputation Risk and Social Media

A new study offers insights on the direct impact of reputation crises on share prices, particularly since the introduction of social media.

 
Costs of SOX Compliance

Costs of SOX Compliance

Enacted in 2002, Sarbanes-Oxley has continued to evolve for the publicly held companies it governs, as do the costs of compliance.

 
New Technologies for Wildfire Preparedness

New Technologies for Wildfire Preparedness

Technology has begun to play a larger role in managing wildfire risks by providing new tools to enhance proven mitigation strategies.

 
Artificial Intelligence and Risk Management

Artificial Intelligence and Risk Management

Risk managers and decision makers need to gain a greater understanding of the threats presented by artificial intelligence and machine learning.

 
Incels and the Risk of Workplace Violence

Incels and the Risk of Workplace Violence

Employers need to gain a greater understanding of the incel movement in order to prevent possible workplace incidents.

 
Risk Transfer Considerations for Public Projects

Risk Transfer Considerations for Public Projects

Risk managers embarking on public projects should carefully analyze their risk transfer program to ensure that they are not disappointed in the event of a loss.

 
Pale, Stale & Male: Does Board Diversity Matter?

Pale, Stale & Male: Does Board Diversity Matter?

A contributing factor behind many recent corporate scandals may be the lack of diversity and, in turn, limited perspective of a company’s board of directors.

 
Rethinking School Shooter Response and Prevention

Rethinking School Shooter Response and Prevention

Schools need to employ new strategies to avoid the risk of future tragedies.

 
404 Error: How to Prevent Tech Project Failures

404 Error: How to Prevent Tech Project Failures

Poor project management often dooms vital technology improvement efforts.

 
Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

The proliferation of shooting incidents has prompted insurers to create focused policies.

 
5 Things to Know About Innovator Liability

5 Things to Know About Innovator Liability

A controversial tort theory could expose drug manufacturers to new avenues of liability.