As President-Elect Biden begins the long struggle of transition with the temper-tamper throwing Trump Administration, Tom and Jay are back to look at top compliance articles and stories which caught their eye this week.

  1. Mike Volkov revisits the Herbalife FCPA settlement. On Corruption Crime and Compliance.
  2. Did culture shock contribute to the severity of the Beam Suntory FCPA enforcement action. Dick Cassin explores in the FCPA Blog.
  3. What might compliance look like under a Biden Administration? Matt Kelly considers in Radical Compliance. Tom and Matt take a deep dive in Compliance into the Weeds.
  4. COSO says risk and compliance need to be more aligned. Jack Hagel in the WSJ Risk and Compliance Journal.
  5. CCOs and personal liability. Jonathan Marks in Board and Fraud.
  6. Are companies undervaluing their potential FCPA exposures? Bill Steinmann considers in the FCPA Blog.
  7. Proseucuting Trump. Rick Messick in GAB.
  8. The uncertainty and risk of doing business with Chinese companies. Dick Cassin reivews in the FCPA Blog.
  9. On the Compliance Podcast Network, on 31 Days to a More Effective Compliance Program, we continue our exploration of compliance for Business Ventures.  Monday-the future of compliance training; Tuesday-Compliance Practitioners skills; Wednesday– Compliance Profession Talents; Thursday– data as compliance advantage; Friday– Connected Compliance. Note 31 Days to a More Effective Compliance Program now has its own iTunes channel. If you want to binge out and listen to only these episodes, click here.
  10. Join K2 Integrity (formerly K2 Intelligence FIN) for a November 18 webinar, on combatting the financing of terrorism in the domestic context. Learn more and register here.
  11. Next week, join the Internation Federation of Compliance Institutes for its first International Congress. November 16 to 20, registration and information here. Join myself ECI’s Pat Harned and a host of others at this great event.

Tom Fox is the Compliance Evangelist and can be reached at Jay Rosen is Mr. Monitor and can be reached at