Staying ahead of the curve: analysis and trends from industry experts.


Measuring tapes.
May 22, 2018

Revised Common Rule Delay: Evaluating Institutional Preparedness

In Compliance Today, Scott Lipkin discusses the implications of the Common Rule delay, how implementation plans will ease the transition to new requirements, and the importance of compliance risk assessment plans

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May 9, 2018

Why Is the Construction Industry so Vulnerable to Corruption?

The FCPA Blog published “Spinelli and Pilosio: Why is the construction industry so vulnerable to corruption?” featuring Ankura Senior Managing Director, Joseph A. Spinelli, and Senior Associate, Jared Pilosio.

In tunnel headed towards light.
May 8, 2018

Using Enterprise Risk Management to Integrate Cybersecurity Risks, Practices, and Compliance Programs

The Practising Law Institute published the following article which discusses how enterprise risk management (ERM) can be used as an effective approach for addressing the intersection of the technical, risk management, compliance, and disclosure elements of modern cybersecurity programs.

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May 4, 2018

Drone Exports Ready to Soar Under New US Policy

The demand for US-manufactured drones and related technology (collectively known as “unmanned aerial systems” or “UASs”) is robust….

Reflection of tree.
May 1, 2018

The Overtime Lie: How Corporate Strategy is Holding Hostage Millions of Dollars in Profit

In environments where demand is flat, overtime is rarely used, typically only to fill vacancies. However, seasonal and…

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April 30, 2018

Privacy Concerns Abound as Tech Expands into Healthcare

Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress regarding the latest privacy concerns surrounding the social media…

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February 21, 2018

Preparing In-House Counsel and External Lawyer Advocates for Effective, Good-Faith Mediation of Mergers and Acquisitions

The February 2018 issue of GPSolo eReport, the e-newsletter of the ABA Solo, published “Preparing In-House Counsel and External…

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February 21, 2018

An Ounce of Prevention

US companies that conduct business abroad should still count anti-bribery/anti-corruption (ABC) compliance as a top legal and compliance…

February 8, 2018

The Shifting Cybersecurity Landscape

Each year, new threats emerge faster than organizations can improve their defenses. Despite this perpetual challenge, security leaders…



Green spinners spinning.
December 19, 2017

Balancing Needs in Non-Operated International Joint Ventures

Ankura’s Randall H. Cook and Michael Garson co-author “Balancing Needs in Non-Operated International Joint Ventures” in Ethisphere magazine. The two…