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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.

 
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.

 
Assessing Payment Card Breaches

Assessing Payment Card Breaches

Organizations need to take steps to avoid costly penalties arising from PCI breaches.

 
Controlling Midsize Management Liability

Controlling Midsize Management Liability

Small and midsize businesses often overlook their management liability exposures.

 
Addressing Business Interruption Exposures

Addressing Business Interruption Exposures

Having the right business interruption coverage could be the key to surviving a disaster.

 
Third-Party Risks Spark Corruption Concerns

Third-Party Risks Spark Corruption Concerns

As third-party and M&A activities rise, gaps in anti-corruption measures are increasingly clear.

 
Getting the Lead Out

Getting the Lead Out

Flint’s water contamination crisis underscores a risk faced by communities around the country.

 
Leashing the Risks of Pets in the Workplace

Leashing the Risks of Pets in the Workplace

With more companies becoming pet-friendly, employers must develop plans to minimize liability.

 
Election Year Gridlock May Stall Cyber Reform

Election Year Gridlock May Stall Cyber Reform

As 2016 candidates vie for office, much-needed cybersecurity legislation will likely be put on hold.