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Coronavirus safeguards mean corporate ghost towns in China


China’s economy may be stuck in neutral for months by mandated quarantines and business shutdowns as well as resistance from local authorities to issue work resumption permits.

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Six compliance lessons from Wells Fargo’s really bad week


Two more settlements reached by Wells Fargo with regulators in the span of a week impart yet more “what not to do” ethics and compliance lessons.

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James Comey, Samantha Power highlight CW2020 lineup

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Register today and join more than 600 industry executives to network and share best practices and to meet and learn from world-class speakers like James Comey, Samantha Power, and more. May 18-20 in Washington D.C.  For more information, reach out to Donna O’Neill at

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First four ‘Excellence in Compliance Awards’ finalists revealed


Compliance Week is proud to announce its first four finalists for the “Excellence in Compliance Awards,” a newly formed program that recognizes individual achievement in one of 13 categories relating to risk and compliance.


‘Science of Workplace Investigations’ preview: Tips on getting at the truth

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Compliance Week sat down with Clear Law Institute CEO Michael Johnson to discuss what attendees of his “Science of Workplace Investigations” online workshop can expect to learn, including how to best spot a lie.

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Finalists for awards will be announced in March.

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Upcoming event > TPRM Summit NY


TPRM Summit NY: Mar 31-Apr 1

Due diligence protocols and practical guidance to evaluate vendors and assess risk.

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Investigations seminar: Mar 10

A one-day online seminar from CW and former Department of Justice attorney Michael Johnson.

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Upcoming event > Compliance Week 2020


CW2020: May 18-20

The premier peer-to-peer event that spotlights chief compliance officers and industry leaders.

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Judge acquits Alstom exec on FCPA charges


In a setback for the DOJ, a federal judge has acquitted, in part, a former executive of French power and transportation company Alstom for his role in a foreign bribery scheme in Indonesia.


FRC sends letter to Big Four outlining ‘operational separation’


The U.K. Financial Reporting Council penned a letter to the Big Four outlining expectations for how the auditors should go about separating their audit work from their consultancy business.


Under Siege: Actor Steven Seagal dinged by SEC for touting ICO


Steven Seagal agreed to a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for failing to disclose payments he received for promoting an initial coin offering in 2018 conducted by Bitcoiin2Gen.


Big Four score: EY, KPMG, PwC, Deloitte among Fortune's 100 best companies list


Fortune’s 2020 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For is out, and accounting firms are again among them. All four of the Big Four firms are in the top 50, as is Plante Moran.

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