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Webcast Invitation: Navigating your compliance and investigations framework

Outer Temple and EY invite you to a joint webcast: Practical legal and risk considerations when navigating your compliance and investigations framework.

Failure to organise your compliance framework and react to internal issues can be disastrous for organisations, resulting in fines, sanctions and reputational damage. During the heat of the COVID-19 crisis, while most organisations adapted at pace and carried on through the pandemic, aspects of their usual compliance processes did go into a level of hibernation. Now is the time to look back at what happened, put right any ‘wrongs’ and use lessons learnt to strengthen your organisations’ business conduct and ethics framework.

Where there may have been ‘wrongs’, the decision of any corporate entity to launch an internal investigation is a significant one and often of critical importance to its reputation and commercial future. For international companies, or those with global commercial exposure, foresight into the myriad of legal and practical challenges of internal investigations is vital.

How can you effectively manage risk across your organisation and what are the critical elements of your compliance framework that will help achieve this? How can you embed and measure a culture of compliance? What about when something goes wrong in an overseas operation, how do you react and manage potential issues?

Join this 2-part webcast series to be hosted by Outer Temple Chambers and EY on:

Three key components organisations should have within their compliance framework

Wednesday 22nd July

Managing risk through risk assessments, measuring and aligning culture, and using data analytics to give an organisation critical insights. You’ll find out why these elements are so important to managing your organisation’s risk and get practical guidance on how to avoid common pitfalls when embedding these into your framework. We’ll also share experiences from current cases and regulatory guidance

How organisations can navigate the legal and practical challenges of conducting international and multi-jurisdictional internal investigations

Wednesday 29th July

From cross-border data sharing to regulatory disclosure obligations and legal privilege, we’ll be joined by a guest panellist from a global corporate for a unique webcast and discussion

What’s in it for you?

The webcast will be in two parts – proactive (covering compliance on 22/07/20) and reactive (covering internal investigations on 29/07/20). You’ll hear from Outer Temple Chambers’ barristers with specialist experience in compliance and international internal investigations and related legal proceedings, together with global compliance and investigations specialists from EY.

You’ll be able to manage risk better through risk assessments, measure and align culture, and use data analytics to give you critical insights. You’ll also be better prepared to navigate the legal challenges and practical implications of conducting international internal investigations. No PowerPoints, just practical insights…

Webcast Details

Date: Wednesday 22nd July and Wednesday 29th July 2020
Time: 1.00pm via Zoom (both dates)

To book a place at this webcast please register here.

Click here to book your place now

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