Culture & Values

Risk vs. Rewards in Social Media

Here we are in the 21st century.  We monitor our trading, we monitor our friends, we get real time information (or as real time as we can), yet big brother is still trying to hold us back.  Why is it that so many of corporate america can’t seem to catch up to the trends?  Are …

The Battle of Hastings and Diversity – How to Integrate It Into Your Compliance Culture

Sunday, October 14th was the anniversary of the Battle of Hastings, in 1066. In addition to being the last time there was a successful invasion of Britain, several other positive things came from this most historic event for English-speaking people. An article in the Telegraph, entitled “In everything we say, there is an echo of 1066”, writer …

Social Media Compliance Policy and the FTC

Many companies have internal social media policies. Most of these policies are taken from templates online, and many social media compliance policies tend to be created by corporate counsel. What many don’t realize is that corporate counsel may not be experts in social media law, social media compliance and social media regulation. The policy challenge …