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Job: Briggs & Stratton Corporation (Global Compliance Specialist – Milwaukee, WI)

Job Title: Global Compliance Specialist

Employer: Briggs & Stratton Corporation 

Location: Milwaukee, WI, United States

Job Description:

The Global Compliance Specialist is responsible for the daily execution and monitoring of Briggs & Stratton’s Global Compliance Program covering the due diligence and monitoring of third party partners such as international distributors, dealers, sales representatives, sales consultants and vendors, executing global training and data monitoring protocols and reporting results of such activities to management.… Continue Reading

Sean Griffith: Compliance is the new corporate governance

Much of what scholars and practitioners think of as core corporate governance — the oversight and control of internal corporate affairs — is now being subsumed by “compliance.”

Although compliance with law and regulation is not a new idea, the establishment of an autonomous department within firms to detect and deter violations of law and policy is.… Continue Reading

Starbucks CEO: What’s the role and responsibility of a for-profit company?

In Capitalism and Freedom (1962), the late American economist Milton Friedman wrote: “There is one and only one social responsibility of business — to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud.”… Continue Reading

Think the Cuba sanctions ended? Better read this

The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control published a new set of questions and answers Thursday about the sanctions on Cuba. OFAC’s answers will surprise a lot of people.

President Obama announced a lifting of sanctions in late 2014.… Continue Reading