Learning from Failure


Ed. Note-today we continue our series of guest posts from Mary Jones. Today she reviews some common compliance failures.

On November 14, 2011 Tony Horwitz wrote an article titled “Tony Horwitz on the Failure of Textbook History”. In the article Mr. Horwitz stated: “My complaint is that textbooks do a fine job of communicating the facts that students need to know to pass tests. But they don’t do enough to make history exciting and engaging to students”. I can usually identify with this statement when it comes to law books, cases and deferred prosecution agreements. The fact of the matter is that it is awfully hard to make international bribery and corruption exciting…. Or is it? Maybe we will write a novel…

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: General Business Updates, Finance & Banking Updates, International Trade Updates, Securities Updates, Mergers & Acquisitions Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Thomas Fox | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »