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  • Defense Contracting

    January 2018

    For a Culture of Integrity, Focus on Fairness

    By Anne R. Harris
    Organizational ethics and compliance is about encouraging people to conduct business with integrity.
  • Defense Contracting

    November 2017

    Compliance Fatigue Syndrome is Real

    By Brian D. Miller
    Forget chronic fatigue syndrome. A more serious ailment may be compliance fatigue syndrome. Which is more ruinous? Hint: One may result in time spent in a federal correctional institution.
  • Defense Contracting

    October 2017

    Watching for Government Overreach

    By Erin R.  Davis and Barbara A.  Duncombe
    The Department of Justice regularly issues press releases whenever it wins a judgment or settles a False Claims Act case for multimillion-dollar amounts.
  • Defense Contracting

    September 2017

    Committing to Procurement Integrity

    By Tom Caulfield and Sheryl Steckler
    Who owns the commitment to procurement integrity in a contractor’s organization?
  • Defense Contracting

    July 2017

    Whistleblower Hotlines: A Valuable Tool

    By Amanda Nieweler
    An effective ethics reporting tool, implemented as part of an ethics and compliance program, can not only help an organization detect and resolve potential misconduct issues, but it can also help support a culture of integrity and responsibility within the workplace.
  • Defense Contracting

    May 2017

    Assessing an Ethics and Compliance Program

    By Jim Durree
    The Department of Justice on Feb. 8 released guidance entitled, “Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs,” which provides insight into how it evaluates the effectiveness of corporate compliance programs as the result of an investigation.
  • Ethics

    February 2017

    Confidentiality Agreements Create Challenges

    By Kevin T. Barnett and Lindsay Burke
    Federal contractors who require employees to sign confidentiality agreements need to examine their agreements closely.
  • Defense Contracting

    January 2017

    Maintaining Integrity in Times of Change

    By Jason Frei
    Success in the defense and aerospace industry requires companies to push harder and further than ever before.
  • Ethics

    June 2015

    Deployment of Nationwide Public Safety Network to Begin in 2018

    By Allyson Versprille
    The deployment of the country’s first nationwide public safety broadband network is expected to begin in 2018, the project's acting director said June 16.
  • Ethics

    May 2015

    Trust Builds Value in Business Ethics Programs

    By Marillyn A. Hewson
    Trust is built through ethical behavior. So, workplace ethics is serious business, with significant implications for reputation, recruiting, competitiveness, and at the end of the day, the bottom line.
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