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Federal Cybersecurity Risk Determination Report and Action Plan

Federal agencies are not properly prepared to face today’s cybersecurity threats, according to a recently released risk assessment report. The findings indicate that 74 percent of federal agencies have cybersecurity programs that are either at risk or high risk. Last year, President Trump signed Exe...

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News Release: CREATe Combines with Ethisphere

Ethisphere and CREATe Compliance Combine to Provide Global Companies with Expanded Services to Intelligently Address Key Risks, Promote Values-Based Leadership and Improve Performance WASHINGTON D.C. – March 15, 2018 – The Ethisphere® Institute—a global leader in defining and advancing the standards...

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Top 10 Ethics and Compliance Predictions – 2018

How should companies plan for the year ahead? In a new whitepaper - 2018 Top Ten Ethics and Compliance Predictions and Recommendations - NAVEX Global shares insights from a range of experts, including CREATe CEO Pamela Passman. The topic of Passman's contribution is 'Cyber security is evolving and s...

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Resources: Trade Secret Protection

Trade secret theft impacts companies of all kinds. Case in point: A Hallmark Cards Inc supplier, API Americas Inc, filed a lawsuit in October against a former employee for stealing trade secrets and giving them to a competitor. The lawsuit alleges that the employee used his API computer access to st...

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CREATe Anti-Corruption Resources

In a previous blog, we talked about how CREATe Leading Practices for Anti-Corruption utilizes the expertise of the CREATe Compliance team to help companies mitigate corruption risks. Anti-corruption resources that cover a variety of topics examining important elements of an effective anti-corruption...

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Top Questions to Assess Corruption Risk

A risk assessment is an essential element of any anti-corruption program. Whether your organization is a multinational doing business around the world, or a rapidly expanding start-up – it’s imperative that you understand where and how corruption is most likely to occur. Gaining insights into the ri...

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ISO 37001: A Year in Review

Just over a year ago, the new Anti-Bribery Management Systems Standard, ISO 37001, was released by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Since that time, the standard has generated a significant degree of international attention. ISO 37001 has been adopted by national standards o...

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Cybersecurity Resources

The Center for Responsible Enterprise And Trade (CREATe.org) is a non-governmental organization with a mission to promote leading practices in intellectual property and trade secret protection, cybersecurity and anti-corruption. To achieve this mission, CREATe.org publishes whitepapers and reports,...

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Upcoming Event – Cyber Readiness Institute Inaugural Meeting

Small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are the backbone of the global economy, which makes their cyber resilience key. Recognizing this reality, CREATe and the Center for Global Enterprise (CGE) jointly established the Cyber Readiness Institute, a non-profit dedicated to developing best practices...

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