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2018

Interconnecting abstract lines over Europe.
June 18, 2018

FIRRMA is Coming: How to Get Ready

On May 22, 2018, congressional committees in both the US Senate and House of Representatives advanced the Foreign…

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June 11, 2018

The ABN: The Most Misunderstood and Underutilized Document in Healthcare

The Advance Beneficiary Notice of Noncoverage (ABN) is a collection tool that many medical practices do not know how to implement and sustain after implementation. ABNs become particularly difficult when providers have multiple potential points of care as the form must be completed and signed by the patient before a health care service is provided.

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Abstract data waves.
May 31, 2018

Tackling the Long-Term Challenges of GDPR Compliance

May 25th marked the implementation deadline for the European Union’s General Data Protect Regulation (GDPR) across the European Union. This sweeping regulation impacts not only the operations of EU-based companies but also those of any company storing the personal information of EU residents.

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Measuring tapes.
May 22, 2018

Revised Common Rule Delay: Evaluating Institutional Preparedness

In Compliance Today, Scott Lipkin discusses the implications of the Common Rule delay, how implementation plans will ease the transition to new requirements, and the importance of compliance risk assessment plans

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May 9, 2018

Why Is the Construction Industry so Vulnerable to Corruption?

The FCPA Blog published “Spinelli and Pilosio: Why is the construction industry so vulnerable to corruption?” featuring Ankura Senior Managing Director, Joseph A. Spinelli, and Senior Associate, Jared Pilosio.

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May 8, 2018

Using Enterprise Risk Management to Integrate Cybersecurity Risks, Practices, and Compliance Programs

The Practising Law Institute published the following article which discusses how enterprise risk management (ERM) can be used as an effective approach for addressing the intersection of the technical, risk management, compliance, and disclosure elements of modern cybersecurity programs.

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Military drone on a dawning sky.
May 4, 2018

Drone Exports Ready to Soar Under New US Policy

The demand for US-manufactured drones and related technology (collectively known as “unmanned aerial systems” or “UASs”) is robust….

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Metallic ruler
May 4, 2018

Make Better Decisions Faster: How Analytics is Finally Ready for Prime Time

At WERC’s 41st Annual Conference in May, Ankura labor strategist expert, John Frehse, discussed strategies for employee engagement…

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May 1, 2018

The Overtime Lie: How Corporate Strategy is Holding Hostage Millions of Dollars in Profit

In environments where demand is flat, overtime is rarely used, typically only to fill vacancies. However, seasonal and…

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Data moving at an accelerated speed.
April 30, 2018

Performance Acceleration: Fast-Forwarding Change

It’s said that a company cannot endure without transforming itself. Nowadays that transformative change has to happen iteratively…

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