Please note that "ethics" in the program title refers to the “Compliance and Ethics Program” used in the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for Organizations. It does not specifically refer to legal ethics. Please check the credit calculator to the right for credit information for your jurisdiction.
Why You Should Attend
Having an effective compliance and ethics program is essential to companies of all types. Such programs help organizations manage the substantial risks posed by employee and third-party misconduct. Compliance and ethics programs also help mitigate the harm from violations when they occur. Companies that achieve success in this realm can minimize the likelihood of devastating criminal and regulatory sanctions and reap the rewards of employee loyalty and customer and shareholder trust.
At this Workshop, attendees will learn about leading compliance and ethics practices from faculty drawn from major corporations, law firms, academia, and the government. Our distinguished faculty will provide you with the tools you need to advance your program and further your professional development. In the developing field of compliance, knowledge of best practices is essential to any practitioner. This Workshop will showcase best practices for the principal components of a compliance and ethics program.
What You Will Learn
- New legal standards and guidance
- Effective compliance risk assessments
- Risk-based training and communications strategy
- Structure your program with independence, reach and clout
- How to receive, investigate, manage and escalate allegations
- Effective compliance audits and assessments
- Reporting to the Board and senior management