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Summer of Cloud Incidents

by Jay Heiser  |  September 25, 2013

Although the actual events took place at widely varying times, the summer of 2013 has witnessed the public release of 3 major 'inappropriate use of the cloud' incidents. On July...

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Do Your Lawyers Actually Know What the Law Is?

by Jay Heiser  |  June 20, 2012

It is only Wednesday, and already I’ve reviewed at least 3 different policies that require employees to obey applicable laws. This is not just self-evident—its a professional cop-out. Somebody doesn’t...

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Yes, we CAN be arrested

by Jay Heiser  |  March 16, 2012

Earlier this week, the Guardian reported the arrest of Mark Hanna, News International's head of security.  While details are vague, it appears to be the case that the UK justice...

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Euro Crisis: 50% of Firms Stuck Behind the Planning Eight Ball

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 20, 2012

Contributed by David Furlonger Today we conducted our Euro Crisis Webinar. 416 participants were surveyed about: Whether their enterprise had plans in place to deal with a worsened euro crisis...

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Euro Crisis:Get Ready for More Regulation and Protectionism.

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 10, 2012

Contributed by David Furlonger   [ Register Now For January 19th webinar: Euro Crisis Webinar ] An interesting article appeared on Reuters yesterday: Financial repression is here and may be helpful. It...

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Euro Crisis: What is the Connection between Hypothecation and the Future of Money?

by Kristin Moyer  |  December 20, 2011

Contributed by David Furlonger On the weekend, I read a rather alarming commentary by David Stockman European Banking System is on the Verge of Collapse. While this analysis clearly highlights...

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How Much Should We Know About the Lives of Others?

by Jay Heiser  |  March 3, 2010

By Jay Heiser and Carsten Casper, with Terry Allan Hicks A new court ruling on data retention practices in Germany is getting a lot of attention from the media, and...

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Do We Need Cloud Computing Laws?

by Jay Heiser  |  February 24, 2010

Moving back to the Washington, DC area after almost 10 years away, I'm finding a lot of cloudy activity in the halls of justice. Let me go on the record...

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Predicts 2010: Regulatory Compliance and Risk Management in Banking

by Kristin Moyer  |  January 4, 2010

Strategic Planning Assumption: By 2013, the cost of regulatory compliance and risk management will have “priced” Tier 3 and Tier 4 U.S. banks from the market. David Furlonger notes a...

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Pay careful attention to the proposals, but hold on to your wallet.

by Kristin Moyer  |  June 23, 2009

On 17 June 2009, in a report titled "A New Foundation: Rebuilding Financial Supervision and Regulation," U.S. President Barack Obama called for "a sweeping overhaul of the financial regulatory system."...

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