December 06, 2017, GIR
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has reportedly chosen a replacement for James Doty as chairman of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).
December 04, 2017, GIR
The World Bank has announced the debarment of French digital security company Oberthur Technologies after the company admitted to making improper payments to a sub-contractor.
December 01, 2017, GIR
The US Securities and Exchange Commission filed an order on 30 November ratifying the appointment of its five administrative law judges.
November 29, 2017, GIR
Two former top US national security officials have started a consultancy firm to serve the data transfer, compliance and national security needs of big technology companies.
November 28, 2017, GIR
Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab, accused of violating US sanctions on Iran, has pleaded guilty and will testify for the government in its case against an alleged conspirator, according to reports.
November 24, 2017, GIR
The revelation of an enormous 2016 data breach is the latest in a string of scandals at ride-sharing app company Uber, which faces a growing number of investigations and lawsuits.
November 21, 2017, GIR
New SEC financial figures suggesting the agency will spend up to US$221 million on whistleblower awards in coming years are likely to attract legal professionals to work with potential tipsters, lawyers told GIR.
November 16, 2017, GIR
French and Belgian authorities have raided cement-maker LafargeHolcim and its shareholder GBL, as part of an investigation into payments allegedly made to terrorist groups in Syria.
November 10, 2017, GIR
The World Bank has debarred a Canadian software company for six months over its dealings with a third-party agent in Liberia.
November 09, 2017, GIR
Whistleblowing has become more acceptable in the US, Asia and Europe, although many workers are still keeping quiet out of concern for the damage they may do to their careers, a survey has suggested.