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Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
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Richard L. Cassin
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Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
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Julie DiMauro
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Thomas Fox
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Marc Alain Bohn
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Bill Waite
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Shruti J. Shah
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Russell A. Stamets
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Richard Bistrong
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Eric Carlson
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All posts by Jessica Tillipman

New ISDC debarment report: Diversifying the government toolbox to protect taxpayer dollars

Last week, the U.S. Interagency Suspension & Debarment Committee (ISDC) released its FY2015 report. The annual report to Congress describes the status of the U.S. suspension and debarment system. 

While the full report is informative, I found one area to be particularly illuminating: its discussion of appropriate metrics and agencies’ expanding use of diverse suspension & debarment tools.… Continue Reading

And this year’s ethics and compliance award for media goes to . . . .

Several weeks ago, the Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (SCCE) hosted its annual Compliance & Integrity Institute in Las Vegas.

Every year, at a special awards dinner (held during the conference), the SCCE honors the important contributions that various individuals, companies and media outlets have made to the field of ethics and compliance.… Continue Reading

GW Law Colloquium: The Fight Against Corruption….A Report from Brazil

Brazil has been rocked by a series of scandals stemming from corruption in procurement, from Petrobras to the World Cup.

Please join a panel of distinguished Brazilian lawyers to discuss legal efforts to counter this wave of corruption, including important reforms in debarment, bid protests, criminal law and compliance.… Continue Reading