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Julie DiMauro
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Bill Waite
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Russell A. Stamets
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All posts by Julie DiMauro

New standards emerge for cybersecurity compliance

Data breaches and privacy compromises make everyone look bad: No matter how sophisticated the attacker, the company on the receiving end of such intrusions always looks woefully unprepared, if not worse — even if it could not possibly have controlled for every factor to which it was subjected and had the right talent at hand.Continue Reading

Have you noticed? Top executives are more accountable than ever

We’ve seen in the past few years more CEOs stepping down for displays of poor conduct, bad judgment, and even a disregard for taking misconduct seriously enough. Travis Kalanick at Uber, Roger Ailes at Fox News, Dov Charney at American Apparel, and Harvey Weinstein at The Weinstein Company are among them.… Continue Reading

Julie DiMauro: Why is ‘credible deterrence’ so elusive?

In writing and speaking about regulatory compliance, one term that comes up quite a bit is “credible deterrence.” When deterrence is real, institutions and the people in them are able to resist any temptation to skirt legal and regulatory imperatives, if only because of the fear of likely repercussions.… Continue Reading