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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

ISO 37001: Let’s ask some tough questions

The debate about the ISO 37001 anti-bribery management system hasn’t gone away. Compliance professionals are still asking tough questions.

Does certification matter? Is it just PR or will it save or help the company if we have a problem?… Continue Reading

Worth MacMurray: New DOJ enforcement policy and ISO 37001 are aligned

In Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein’s recent announcement of a new FCPA Policy, he highlighted three hallmarks of a Policy effective compliance program: fostering a culture of compliance; dedicating sufficient resources to compliance activities; and ensuring that experienced compliance personnel have appropriate access to the board.… Continue Reading

Kristy Grant-Hart on ISO 37001: Who’s doing the certifying (and other responses to Hui Chen)

Hui Chen recently published a post sharing her opinions on the ISO 37001 Anti-Bribery Management Standard and ISO 37001 certification. She made some important points. 

She also asked questions and drew comparisons that should be evaluated in the context of how the ISO 37001 certification process occurs, and what it means for companies and organizations seeking it.… Continue Reading

MacMurray and Lazzarini: Why ISO 37001 is the next big thing

The ISO 9001 Quality Management System has been a spectacular success, with over 1.3 million organizations certified around the world since the standard’s 1987 introduction.

We believe the ISO 37001 Anti-Bribery Management Systems may enjoy similar widespread worldwide acceptance.Continue Reading

The top five myths about ISO 37001 exposed

Four months ago the ISO 37001 Anti-Bribery Management Systems document was published, and companies were finally able to have their anti-bribery program certified to an international standard. Since then we’ve repeatedly heard the same myths about the Standard.… Continue Reading

ISO 37001 is here. Will It Work?

On October 14, after four years of work involving the active participation of experts from 37 countries, the International Organization for Standardization issued ISO 3700, its standard for anti-bribery management systems.… Continue Reading

Just whose expectations will ISO 37001 certification meet?

The launch date of the new ISO 37001 Anti-Bribery Management System standard is close, with release expected in October.

Then let the certifications begin.

Why certify?

In a recent post for the FCPA Blog, Kristy Grant-Hart said ISO 37001 is “a truly international standard that matches the expectations of U.S.,… Continue Reading