Archive - June 2017

Consumer Protections, Personal Liability for Executives and More – Our June Compliance Podcast Is Here

This month’s roundup of compliance news includes two CFPB-related articles – on the Bureau’s efforts to collect information on small and minority business lending with the purpose of rulemaking in that area, and its focus on consumer...

Data-Rich Manufacturing Demands Cybersecurity of the Supply Chain, Too

Few manufacturers would disagree with the view that the Internet of Things, big data integration and other advances in technology are boosting productivity, streamlining supply and distribution channels, and improving product support. But the...

“Carpe Diem”: Oilfield Services Companies Eye the IPO Market

Despite the recent downward trend in oil prices, the oil and gas industry overall is feeling optimistic, as evidenced by increased rig counts and production levels. Both are signs that the industry is on the rebound after a downturn that has...

Can Your SOX Compliance Process Benefit From Some Fine-Tuning? Find Out With Our Latest Benchmarking Survey

The results of Protiviti’s latest SOX compliance survey are in, and one takeaway in particular – cost of SOX compliance – may be music to the ears of some companies. For many organizations, those costs were reported to be lower this year than last...