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The Risky Side of Specialty Drugs

The Risky Side of Specialty Drugs

Expensive specialty drugs can have a significant financial impact on a company’s self-funded health plan.

 
Protecting Directors and Officers in the New World of Cyberthreats

Protecting Directors and Officers in the New World of Cyberthreats

Evolving regulations and investor expectations have put the onus on directors and officers to take responsibility for prevention, mitigation and recovery from cyberattacks.

 
Political Statements Send a Costly Message

Political Statements Send a Costly Message

What happens when artists cancel shows in protest against North Carolina’s “bathroom law?”

 
Improving M&A IT Security Practices

Improving M&A IT Security Practices

Insecure third parties often put valuable data at risk during a merger or acquisition.

 
What to Do After a Ransomware Attack

What to Do After a Ransomware Attack

As ransomware attacks have become more common, organizations need a plan to respond.

 
The 3 Lines of Defense for Good Risk Management

The 3 Lines of Defense for Good Risk Management

A new governance model can help businesses create stronger risk management programs.

 
Strategies for Funding Wildfire Mitigation

Strategies for Funding Wildfire Mitigation

Communities struggle with the cost of wildfires as climate change increases their likelihood.

 
Organizations Lack Confidence About Reputation Risk

Organizations Lack Confidence About Reputation Risk

Most rank their organizations above-average at building reputation, but they appear unequipped to identify and mitigate against the risks.

 
Keeping Up with Emerging Risks

Keeping Up with Emerging Risks

Because of evolving risk complexity, forecasting critical business risks will become more difficult over the next three years.

 
Everything and Nothing

Everything and Nothing

Risk management and the availability heuristic.

 
Combating C-Suite Fraud

Combating C-Suite Fraud

A persistent minority of executives continues to justify corrupt activity to improve financial performance.

 
Reviewing Your Insurance Coverage in Advance of Hurricane Season

Reviewing Your Insurance Coverage in Advance of Hurricane Season

With weather patterns and storm severity growing less predictable, a comprehensive disaster recovery plan—including reliable insurance protection—is a vital risk management task for any business.

 
Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Ransomware Attacks Pose Growing Threat

Recent ransomware attacks highlight a rapidly expanding cyberrisk vector.

 
Reducing Exposure to Patent Trolls

Reducing Exposure to Patent Trolls

Lawsuits from non-practicing entities cost companies billions of dollars every year.

 
The Board’s Cybersecurity Responsibility

The Board’s Cybersecurity Responsibility

Courts have found that board directors have a fiduciary duty to protect sensitive data.