Daily Archives: June 15, 2017, 10:25 am

Record Number of Settlements Added to Top 100 Securities Suits Settlement List in 2016 | The D&O Diary

Thirteen of the 100 all-time largest securities class action lawsuit settlements were finalized in 2016, the highest number of settlements during any one year period, according to a recent report from Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Two of the 2016 settlements among the top 100 were among the eleven largest of all times. The report, which also ranks the plaintiffs’ law…

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Internal Audit’s Critical Role in Cybersecurity | AccountingWEB

Organizations must constantly monitor cybersecurity practices, policies, and plans. This is where internal audit plays a crucial role. Once cybersecurity plans are created, organizations should enlist internal audit to do what it does best – test for effectiveness and efficiency of controls and protocols, and provide the board and management with assurance about those protections. via Internal Audit’s Critical Role…

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