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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

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

FCPA, Bribery Act have a role in the fight against terrorism

There still seems to be some debate as to whether the FCPA, the UK Bribery Act, and other international focused anti-bribery legislation aids in the fight against terrorism. But the continuum from corruption to crime to terrorism is well-established and arguing that laws such as the FCPA have no place in a country’s overall security regime seems to be me to be naive at best.… Continue Reading

The Five Dimensions of Responsible Leadership

Since the 2008 financial crisis, the global chorus of voices questioning capitalism has grown steadily louder. It is difficult indeed to reconcile neoliberal optimism about homo economicus with the precipitous slide of the global economy, and the folly of the subprime lending bubble.… Continue Reading

China Corruption Blotter (November 28, 2014)

Huang Fengyan, head of the Jiangxi Province Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Bureau, has been sacked and placed under disciplinary investigation for accepting gift cash of $654. Huang’s deputes Zhang Jingyi and Qiu Shuiping were also sacked for accepting gift cash of $327 each. … Continue Reading

It’s Travel Safety, Not Travel Security

Nearly all businesses think, discuss, manage or undertake travel in some shape or form. Some manage multiple aspects of travel, including security and the popular term of “Duty of Care.” But despite this growing trend, most travel and risk managers still have the wrong idea on what must be managed and what should be managed.… Continue Reading

Job: Corporate Compliance Director (Avaya)

Job Title: Corporate Compliance Director

Employer: Avaya

Location:  Basking Ridge, New Jersey or Santa Clara, California



Be responsible for the overall design and management of a company-wide ethics and compliance program that meets the criteria of the federal sentencing guidelines and other relevant legal standards, lead the day-to-day operation of the program, including external vendor interface, promote the company’s Code of Conduct and determine what supporting policies and guidelines are required.… Continue Reading

FAW-Volkswagen fires its Mad Men

FAW-Volkswagen Automotive Co Ltd, a joint venture of China’s state carmaker FAW Group Corp and Volkswagen AG, has stopped delaing with 19 public relations firms and advertising agencies in the wake of massive corruption uncovered at the group.… Continue Reading