News & Analysis as of

Risk Management

EU's Sweeping Changes to Data Privacy Will Have Global Impact

Do you need to comply with the EU’s sweeping changes to data privacy? It’s more likely than you might think. The European Union (EU) has revamped its approach to data regulation. Its General Data Protection Regulation...more

Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Insider - April 2018 #3

by Robinson & Cole LLP on

Inogen, which manufactures portable oxygen devices, has alerted the Securities and Exchange Commission in a recent filing that it is notifying 30,000 individuals that their personal information was compromised when a hacker...more

FFIEC Releases Joint Statement on Cyber Insurance

by Weiner Brodsky Kider PC on

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) members issued a joint statement on April 10, 2018, which provides awareness of the potential role cyber insurance can play in a financial institution’s risk...more

Financial Services Weekly Roundup - April 2018 #3

by Goodwin on

Editor's Note - Modest Proposals. Last week, federal banking regulators issued two proposals that would substantively amend certain regulatory capital regulations applicable to the nation’s largest banks. On April 10, the...more

HHS Warns Healthcare Organizations About SamSam Ransomware

The health care industry continues to get hammered by SamSam ransomware attacks, to the point that the Department of Health and Human Services Healthcare Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (HCCIC) has issued...more

Risk technology: What’s driving new GRC investment?

As enterprise risk technology evolves to meet a more diverse and exacting range of demands, what are the key drivers prompting banks and financial institutions to consider fresh governance, risk and compliance (GRC)...more

Farewell to Barbara Bush: The Role of a Compliance Committee Chair – Part II

by Thomas Fox on

The role of a Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) is that of a doer. However, if you move up to the Board of Directors and become the Compliance Committee Chair, your role changes. ...more

Privacy Tip #135 – Cybersecurity Spring Cleaning Tips

Here’s a great idea offered by the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Better Business Bureau: while you are doing your spring cleaning, don’t forget to do a digital spring cleaning too—that is, your computer, cellphone...more

FFIEC Highlights Cyber Insurance for Financial Institutions

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has issued a joint statement emphasizing the need for lenders and servicers to include cyber insurance in their risk management program. Although the FFIEC did...more

Making Sure the Good Deed Goes Unpunished: Navigating Director and Officer Liability Insurance for Community Associations

by Ward and Smith, P.A. on

A community or property owner association ("Association") acts through board members and officers who are volunteers and are generally willing to serve because they care about their communities. But in this day and age,...more

Are You Ready for GDPR?

Personal data is currency in the new world, and while the United States uses a sectoral approach to data privacy, the European Union (EU) treats privacy as a fundamental right of its citizens. Therefore, where U.S....more

Following State’s Lead, New York City Council Passes “Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act”

by Seyfarth Shaw LLP on

Seyfarth Synopsis: The New York City Council has passed, and Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to sign, a package of eleven bills—together referred to as the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act—that will require most private...more

Farewell to Hall Greer: The Role of a Compliance Committee Chair – Part I

by Thomas Fox on

I continually advocate that a Boards of Directors should include a compliance professional and that there should be a Compliance Committee Chair on the Board, handling ethics, compliance, #MeToo and other reputational issues,...more

Tackling data overload with intelligent tagging

Today’s data-rich environment is a double-edged sword for compliance professionals, with regulatory change or KYC adding to the risk of information overload. How can machine learning and intelligent tagging help?...more

What Employers Need to Know About the Dark Web

by Fisher Phillips on

The average internet user may be largely unaware that there are actually different “levels” of the internet. First, there is the surface level of the internet where companies post their webpages, and where employees may...more

Arizona Strengthens and Expands Data Breach Notification Law

by Ballard Spahr LLP on

The Arizona Legislature has significantly expanded and strengthened the state's data breach notification law. The legislation was signed by Arizona Governor Doug Ducey on April 11, 2018....more

CCOs and Compromising Positions

by Michael Volkov on

The chief compliances officer is the guardian of a company’s most important intangible asset – its culture. Everyone at a company is responsible for a company’s culture; the board of directors, CEO, senior executives play an...more

Federal Regulatory Agencies Issue Joint Guidance to Financial Institutions on Cyber Insurance

by Balch & Bingham LLP on

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has issued a joint statement providing guidance for financial institutions about the role of cyber insurance in risk management of informational technology...more

Best Practice Tips for the Law Firm Records Management Professional

by Epiq on

Law firms are in the information business. Information is a critical operational asset for firms, and is effectively the primary product. With the dramatic explosion of the volume of information and the risks inherent in...more

New York State And City Expand Anti-Harassment Requirements For Employers

by Littler on

Both the New York State Legislature and the New York City Council recently adopted new legislation targeting sex discrimination and sexual harassment in the workplace. ...more

How sanctions-proof is your Source of Wealth due diligence?

U.S. sanctions against Russian oligarchs and their associated companies demonstrate the value of Source of Wealth due diligence assessments that go beyond simply identifying the assets owned....more

Leadership Lessons from James Polk – Mind the Details but Don’t Take Your Eyes off the Goal

by Thomas Fox on

There were two economic issues that Polk accomplished which greatly furthered US economic interests. The first was the reduction of the Tariff of 1842. Polk directed Secretary of the Treasury Robert Walker to draft a lower...more

Insurers Keep Providing Corporate Governance Disclosures Without Complaint—Yet

by Carlton Fields on

Following the financial crisis, the NAIC undertook a solvency modernization initiative (SMI) to update insurance regulators on insurance companies’ regulatory frameworks. One part of the SMI, meant to keep regulators informed...more

Blog: Center For Audit Quality Issues Tool For Board Oversight Of Cybersecurity Risk

by Cooley LLP on

The Center for Audit Quality has just issued Cybersecurity Risk Management Oversight: A Tool for Board Members. The tool offers questions that directors can ask of management and the auditors as part of their oversight of...more

Organizations Making a Difference in Safety and Management: BevCap - Part I

by Fisher Phillips on

I wish that time permitted us to write more often about the good work done by various groups to improve workplace safety and management. Notable examples include AGC –National and numerous state AGC-Chapters, the National...more

2,479 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 100
Cybersecurity

"My best business intelligence,
in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:
Sign up using*

Already signed up? Log in here

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.