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Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
Hurricane Matthew’s Destructive Path

Hurricane Matthew’s Destructive Path

Experts survey the toll of Hurricane Matthew’s damage from Haiti to the Southeast United States.

 
Filling the Cybersecurity Gap

Filling the Cybersecurity Gap

As cyberrisks proliferate, the shortage of trained information security talent must be addressed.

 
Shining Light on Energy Market Manipulators

Shining Light on Energy Market Manipulators

Big data and improved modeling techniques can reduce the risk of energy market manipulation.

 
Overcoming the Fear of Data Remediation

Overcoming the Fear of Data Remediation

Companies often fail to realize that informed data deletion is a key tool for reducing risk.

 
The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

Testing employees before they are hired can help reduce workplace injuries.

 
Can Boards Live Up to Expectations?

Can Boards Live Up to Expectations?

A majority of directors see a considerable gap between the expectations and reality of the board’s ability to oversee a company.

 
Insurers and Climate Change

Insurers and Climate Change

While more U.S. insurers are improving their disclosure and management of climate risk, most are still giving it minimal attention.

 
The Rise of Ransomware

The Rise of Ransomware

Ransomware attacks have quadrupled in 2016, and many industries are seeing a significant uptick in hacking and malware attacks.

 
The NFL’s Popularity Crisis

The NFL’s Popularity Crisis

The NFL may be headed for trouble and three interrelated risks, familiar to any organization, help explain the league’s predicament.

 
ERM: A Holistic Approach to Identify, Understand and Mitigate Risk

ERM: A Holistic Approach to Identify, Understand and Mitigate Risk

ERM supports leadership in making informed strategic decisions to set the agenda, allowing leaders to manage risks more appropriately, provide opportunities for their business and help eliminate surprises.

 
Technology-Sharing Is Critical in Preventing Fraud

Technology-Sharing Is Critical in Preventing Fraud

The rapid growth of fraud-related activity reinforces the need for aggressive prevention strategies and new technology to prepare for emerging threats.

 
Navigating Workers Compensation Insurance Program Disputes

Navigating Workers Compensation Insurance Program Disputes

With increasingly regularity, insurance companies seem, to be pursuing policyholders to recover retrospective premiums under old workers compensation programs.

 
Using the SEC’s Whistleblower Program

Using the SEC’s Whistleblower Program

To improve corporate culture and encourage internal reporting, take a note from the SEC program.

 
Cybersecurity Concerns in M&A Due Diligence

Cybersecurity Concerns in M&A Due Diligence

Cyberrisks pose an increasingly important due diligence area in mergers and acquisitions.