You may not have noticed, but with over $9 Trillion invested in U.S. pensions you should care that the U.S. Labor Department released Interpretive Bulletin 2015-01 providing guidance on the investment duties of pension plans when considering investments, now requiring that they take into account environmental, social and governance factors.
If you are an employer in the health care or defense industry, in addition to compliance with the panoply of employment laws you must adhere to, employers must also be attuned to their exposure to whistleblower claims under the federal False Claims Act (FCA).
In a quiet move last week, the FAA made an important revision to the requirements for commercial unmanned aircraft system (UAS), or drone operations, that may signal a significant policy change.
Communications Compliance: Are Messaging Applications Leaving Your Organization Vulnerable to HIPAA Liability?
Messaging applications are popular tools to facilitate communication and workflow in healthcare settings—increasingly so as smart phones, tablets and other mobile mediums continue to penetrate the market.
On November 18, 2015, the Obama Administration published final regulations to update requirements for group health plans and health insurance issuers under the ACA, particularly with regard to the changes they can make to the terms of their plan/coverage while retaining their “grandfathered” status.
In a rare move, the Securities & Exchange Commission has assessed penalties against a political intelligence firm for failing to adopt adequate policies to prevent the flow of inside governmental information to the firm’s clients.
We’re happy to publish our latest infographic, which highlights key social media marketing trends for both B2B and B2C companies.
On October 5, 2015, agreement was reached on the text for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement.
It all starts with correlation.
Last week, members of the House Judiciary Committee introduced a package of bills aimed at criminal justice reform.
Why Are Companies and Their Directors and Officers Still Behind On Cyber Security Oversight and Disclosure?
Over the past three years, I’ve been outspoken about the need for better board oversight of cyber security, as well as the need for better cyber security disclosure.