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The Time to Start is Now: Imbue Compliance to Guard Your Organization

Posted in Ethics & Compliance, Risk Management & Assessment

Guest blogger: James Merklinger is vice president and chief legal officer at ACC. He represents ACC on all global legal issues and advises the organization on meeting the needs of the in-house counsel community. The complexity of compliance and its impact has skyrocketed throughout recent years as businesses across the globe continue to expand their… Continue Reading

The Biggest Compliance Mistake Lawyers Make

Posted in Ethics & Compliance

Guest bloggers: Eric F. Hinton is chief ethics and compliance officer at 7-Eleven, Inc. and Ted Banks is partner at Scharf Banks Marmor LLC. Being a lawyer is fun. You get to do a lot of different things, and notwithstanding the lawyer jokes, it is a position of power and respect. Sometimes, lawyers are trapped… Continue Reading

It’s the End of the Year, and What Have You Done?

Posted in ACC Docket

(December/2012) Borrowing from John Lennon’s song “Happy Xmas (War Is Over),” the year is over, so what have you done? No matter what holiday you celebrate — or even if you don’t celebrate at all — this is the last month of 2012. My children think the Maya calendar means that none of us will… Continue Reading