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D&O Insurance and Executive Pay

D&O Insurance and Executive Pay

Executive compensation issues could result in litigation and D&O insurance liabilities.

 
Compensation Controversy

Compensation Controversy

Lavish salaries and bonuses for bank executives continue to inspire a populist uproar.

 
Immunology

Immunology

The H1N1 pandemic is the latest episode in a long history of disease and its impact on public health.

 
Is the Smart Grid Smart Enough?

Is the Smart Grid Smart Enough?

The U.S. power grid is in dire need of an update. But will the risks outshine the benefits?

 
Q&A: Handling Fraud Claims

Q&A: Handling Fraud Claims

Brad Murlick and Paul Lux of Navigant Consulting discuss how to respond to fraud claims.

 
Teaching a Man to Not Fish

Teaching a Man to Not Fish

A record bluefin tuna sale highlights the overfishing of a species nearing collapse.

 
Five Internal Investigation Missteps

Five Internal Investigation Missteps

When investigating an employee for fraud, it is important to avoid some common mistakes.

 
Avoiding Doc Ock

Avoiding Doc Ock

Risk managers are facing the long arms of regulatory pressure from all directions.

 
10 Questions for Your Insurer

10 Questions for Your Insurer

Risk managers need to ask the right questions in order to gauge the health of their insurers.

 
The Dark Side of Sunshine

The Dark Side of Sunshine

A black market for solar panels undermines environmental efforts and leads to increased theft.

 
Security Breach on Capitol Hill

Security Breach on Capitol Hill

The data security procedures of Congress were called into question after a junior staffer’s error.

 
Brain Trust

Brain Trust

Increasing evidence that playing football leads to brain injury has become a headache for the NFL.

 
Fair or Foul?

Fair or Foul?

The iconic Barack Obama “HOPE” image is at the center of a bitter copyright dispute.

 
Global Presents

Global Presents

Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement is on the rise. Here is some advice to ensure compliance.

 
The Girl Scouts and Preparedness

The Girl Scouts and Preparedness

The Girl Scouts can now earn a patch for disaster preparedness, courtesy of Homeland Security.