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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

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We’re expanding our network of resellers for the ethiXbase Enterprise solution.

To meet growing global demand, channel partners are needed in various locations.

Unique features of ethiXbase Enterprise include real-time visibility of all compliance communications, automated delivery of pre-sorted group-specific compliance material drawn from the ethiXbase content library, tracking of all email delivery, handling, opening, forwarding, document downloading, and more.… Continue Reading

With Net 1 investigation, the U.S. sends a message

Why investigate South Africa’s Net 1 in the U.S. for payments to South African officials?

The answer is probably because the South African enforcement authorities dropped the ball.

According to Nicola Whittaker of Corruption Watch, one of Net 1’s local companies, Cash Paymaster Services, allegedly bribed government officials to win a contract from the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa). … Continue Reading

Chinese play ‘spot the bling’

China’s netizens have a new favorite pastime: the “human flesh search,” in which microbloggers band together to unearth, research, and publicize evidence of apparent misconduct by officials.
In September, work safety official Yang Dacai became one of the searchers’ most famous trophies when he was fired and placed under investigation based on viral photos showing him grinning at the site of a deadly highway crash, and wearing as many as 11 pricey watches.… Continue Reading

The infinite scalability of compliance

Enterprise software is designed for one reason: scalability.

Human resources, finance, project management, internal communications, and many other functions have well known enterprise solutions.

With the scalability of enterprise cloud applications, compliance programs can for the first time be cost-effective and flexible enough to respond to a company’s changing environment.… Continue Reading