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SCCE and HCCA survey reveals compliance team has little role in company incentive programs

Press ReleasesMay 11, 2017---Minneapolis, MN--- Compliance teams typically do not have a role in reviewing incentive programs to mitigate risk prior to its role out, according to the latest Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) survey report. The report— Incentive Programs and Compliance—reveals that 52 percent of survey respondents never review incentive programs for management and that 46 percent report never review incentive programs for rank and file employees.
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Survey finds despite headlines of hacker-caused breaches, the real data breach culprit for companies is human error

Press Releases Minneapolis, Minn.---December 14, 2016---Data breaches resulting from hackers often leads the news headlines, however, a  survey of compliance professionals  conducted in November 2016 by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) found human error to be the main cause of data breaches. While 17% of respondents reported a hacktivist or szhacker was responsible for a breach, lost device (20%) and lost paper files (45%) were far more likely to cause a breach.
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Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week, November 6 – 12, 2016 – recognized by companies across the globe

Press ReleasesMinneapolis, Minn.---October 31, 2016—Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week will be celebrated November 6 – 12, 2016, using this year’s theme “Provide. Protect. Prevent.,” the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) announced today.
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SCCE and HCCA survey reveals Compliance Programs not only regularly manage incidents of wrongdoing but also prevent wrongdoing

Press ReleasesMinneapolis, MN---September 29, 2016---It’s clear from the recent survey conducted by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and its sister organization the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) that Compliance and Ethics programs have a significant impact on preventing misconduct. According to the results of the 2016 Compliance Effectiveness Survey, 83 percent of compliance professionals surveyed reported their program prevented misconduct at least once in the last two years, with 46 percent reporting their program prevented wrongdoing six or more times in the same time frame.
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Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General Bill Baer, U.S. Department of Justice to address the Compliance & Ethics Institute, being held September 25-28, 2016, Chicago

Press ReleasesMinneapolis, MN---September 21, 2016--- Bill Baer, Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice will outline U.S. Government Enforcement Trends at  the Compliance and Ethics Institute, Tuesday, September 27, 2016, the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) announced today. 
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SCCE announces 12th Annual International Compliance & Ethics Award recipients

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Minneapolis, Minn. ---August 9, 2016---On Monday evening, September 26, 2016, during the Compliance & Ethics Institute, the Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (SCCE) will host the 12th Annual International Compliance & Ethics Awards Dinner and honor:

-Kimberly Brandt, Chief Oversight Counsel, U.S. Senate Finance Committee, Majority Staff;

-Competition Bureau Canada;

-Dun & Bradstreet;

-Thomas R. Fox, Principal, Advanced Compliance,

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SCCE’s Compliance & Ethics Institute headliners include Harvard Business School Professor and Author Francesca Gino, New York Times Bestselling Author Chris Bohjalian, and Author Kristy Grant-Hart

Press ReleasesMinneapolis, Minn.---July 12, 2016--- The Compliance & Ethics Institute (CEI) headliners announced today by the Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (SCCE)  will enrich, enlighten, and entertain conference goers while they address a wide range of compliance concerns from human trafficking and modern slavery to how to be an effective compliance officer to learning investigative interviewing techniques, and how to keep decisions from getting derailed. The SCCE will hold the Compliance & Ethics Institute, its annual international cross industry compliance conference, September 25-28, 2016 in Chicago at the Sheraton Grand.
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Compliance and Ethics professionals from 23 countries across the globe to attend SCCE’s 15th Annual Compliance and Ethics Institute, September 25-28, 2016, Chicago

Press ReleasesMinneapolis, Minn.---June 14, 2016---More than 1,500 compliance and ethics professionals from 23 countries and five continents will meet in Chicago, September 25-28, 2016 to attend the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) 15th Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute being held  at the Sheraton Grand. Hot topics to be addressed include big data, human trafficking/modern slavery, data protection, privacy and information security and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement.
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Cybersecurity and social media compliance risks are chief concerns of compliance and ethics professionals

Press ReleasesFebruary 22, 2016---Minneapolis, Minn.--- Cybersecurity and cybercrime tops the list of compliance and ethics professionals’ hot topics, according to a survey conducted during January 2016 by the  Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE)  and Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA). Rounding out the top five issues are social media compliance risks, leveraging compliance practices with business practices to be more effective and efficient, creating/maintaining an ethical culture, and more effective internal investigations according to “Compliance and Ethics Hot Topics for 2016” report. 
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SCCE and HCCA achieve Impressive milestone with 16,000th member—evidence of compliance and ethics profession’s dynamic expansion

Press ReleasesThe Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and its sister association, the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) are pleased to announce today that, together, they now have more than 16,000 members — 16,000 compliance and ethics professionals.  Aida R. López-Carrasquillo, Executive Administrator, Psychiatric Services of Puerto Rico Corp. became the 16,000th member when she joined. The remarkable growth of SCCE and HCCA underscores the rapid increase in the compliance and ethics profession both in the U.S. and internationally.
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