PeopleDoc Announces Research Results Highlighting Continued Reliance on Paper Documents as Biggest Pain Point for HR Professionals in a Digital World

  • November 23, 2015

Majority of HR Executives See Document-Related Compliance Burden Increasing Through 2018; Document Management Cited as Productivity Inhibitor That Limits Time for Strategic Tasks New York – November 23, 2015 – PeopleDoc, the leading provider of cloud-based human resources (HR) service delivery solutions, today announced the results of “Employee File Management: Best Practices for Convenience and Compliance,” […]


PwC Insights on Leading Practices for Health Care Boards

  • November 19, 2015

As the health industry continues to evolve, those who oversee health institutions are preparing themselves for the challenges of a new health economy, one that is more consumer focused, technology enabled and dynamic. In order to keep pace, health care Board governance will need to transform. PwC’s Center for Board Governance, Health Research Institute and […]

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PwC Report: Reducing Correspondent Banking Risks

  • November 18, 2015

Correspondent banking – the global network of relationships that facilitates the transfer of funds between financial institutions across borders – has attracted the attention of lawmakers and enforcement officials for years. The insufficiency of information on respondent banks, their customers and the relationship between them presents a jigsaw puzzle to those attempting to analyze this […]


SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower Releases 2015 Annual Report

  • November 16, 2015

The SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower has delivered its annual report to Congress on the progress of the whistleblower program.  Among the highlights: A 30 percent jump in the number of tips the office received from fiscal 2012. A spike in the number of claims for awards. International tips rose from the previous year, with Australia coming […]

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Groups Around the Globe Come Together to Fight Fraud

  • November 16, 2015

International Fraud Awareness Week Draws Support from Banks, Governors, Schools An estimated $3.7 trillion is lost each year by businesses and organizations globally due to fraud. In order to combat that staggering loss, hundreds of groups have banded together November 15-21 for International Fraud Awareness Week. Supporters will be hosting events, distributing fraud prevention materials and educating […]


Beware of HIPAA-Related Text Messaging Risks

  • November 13, 2015

Recent blog post by LeClair Ryan Attorney Melissa (Lisa) Thompson offers tips to health care providers to safeguard patient confidentiality Boston (11/13/15) — The ease, speed and efficiency of mobile device-based text messaging has made it a primary communications tool among doctors and other health care providers, covered entities and business associates. But this convenience can also […]

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PwC Publishes 2015 Annual Corporate Directors Survey

  • November 12, 2015

Board member views on strategy and risk oversight have shifted to a longer-term orientation with emphasis on evaluating macro-trends as part of their strategic review, according to PwC’s recent Annual Corporate Directors Survey. However, Board members are being pressured to balance longer-term strategic planning and investment with the need to meet short-term investor expectations. Additional […]


New Law Complicates California Wage Guidelines

  • November 11, 2015

2016 California Fair Pay Act aims for gender-free wage parity, but will burden businesses with more paperwork and expanded exposure to lawsuits, LeClair Ryan Attorney Brian S. Inamine warns in recent blog post Los Angeles (11/11/15) — Companies with operations in California should consider reviewing their pay policies ahead of a new state law aimed at […]


Finance Leaders Under Pressure to Better Manage Margins, Cyber Threats and Cash Flow

  • November 10, 2015

2016 Finance Priorities Survey by and Protiviti and FERF also reveals finance professionals’ need for timely, accurate finance and performance management data, among wide range of financial priorities MENLO PARK, Calif. – November 10, 2015 – In 2016, between maintaining margins and earnings performance, forecasting cash flow, complying with new regulations and combating cyber threats, finance leaders and […]


Thomson Reuters Personal Liability Report Shows Increased Pressure on Companies’ Compliance Officers

  • November 10, 2015

Increased focus on personal liability places more emphasis on senior individuals’ ability to manage and mitigate their own regulatory risk, leaving compliance officers feeling particularly vulnerable   Report shares industry best practices, practical steps to best manage personal regulatory risk New York/London, November 10, 2015 – Compliance officers are feeling particularly vulnerable according to a study from Thomson Reuters […]