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Preventing white-collar crime in the 21st century with big data: Are You Prepared?

October 4th, 2016

Aman is a Senior Director of Clutch Group, a leading consultant in the legal, risk and compliance industries. Change is the only constant in a fast-paced, digital era. If you think back to your own childhood, the differences between then and now are overwhelming. Today, children are digitally savvy, using […]

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SWIFT to Enlist Regulators to Enhance Cybersecurity Requirements

September 12th, 2016

Recurring Theme:  Data Privacy & Security Summary Analysis:  SWIFT, Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications, reported on the onset of new hostile cyber attacks this summer against banks using SWIFT-enabled transactions.  The global provider of financial messaging sent a private letter to its clients warning, “customers’ environments have been compromised,” […]

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UK Attempts to Accommodate Fintech

September 12th, 2016

Recurring Theme:  Technology & Innovation Summary Analysis:  As fears of the impacts of Brexit on the United Kingdon’s financial services industry mount, the Bank of England has sought to accommodate and reassure its fintech providers.  Earlier this summer the central bank launched a FinTech Accelerator in an effort to include […]

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CFPB Follows in Footsteps of FCA on Payday Lending

June 7th, 2016

CFPB Follows in Footsteps of FCA on Payday Lending Subject:  Market Transparency Summary Analysis:  Yesterday, Thursday, June 2, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published much-anticipated proposed rules aimed at curbing predatory payday lending. The CFPB follows in the footsteps of the United Kingdom’s (UK) Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), […]

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What do Regulators and Cyber-criminals Have In Common? They’re Watching You.

May 12th, 2016

Cybersecurity Risks are growing and so are regulatory measures intended to mitigate these risks – this was a key finding in Clutch’s Annual Regulatory Highlights Report 2016 that charts the critical issues of concern to regulators globally. Here we explore what these concerns mean for global companies. The most successful […]

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Regulators Implement Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act

February 17th, 2016

 Regulators Implement Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act Recurring Theme:  Data Privacy Summary Analysis:  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) partnered with the Department of Justice (DOJ) to roll out a key component of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) this week.  The legislation, which was just signed into law in December, […]

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EC Reinforces Tough Stance on Data Privacy with New Rules

December 28th, 2015

Recurring Theme:  Data Privacy  Earlier this week the European Commission (EC) approved new rules to boost data privacy protections for European Union (EU) citizens.  Although the rules have not yet been approved by EU member states, they are expected to, putting them into effect in 2017.  The rules come as […]

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New Legislation Does Little to Improve Cybersecurity and Data Protections

December 22nd, 2015

New Legislation Does Little to Improve Cybersecurity and Data Protections   Recurring Theme:  Data Privacy   Summary Analysis:  When President Obama signed the Omnibus bill last week, it included the Cybersecurity Act of 2015 – the culmination of several House and Senate bills passed earlier this year. The legislation is […]

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Industry Struggles to Safeguard Medical Devices

November 30th, 2015

Industry Struggles to Safeguard Medical Devices Earlier this year in July, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published an advisory opinion to strongly encourage hospitals to stop using a certain type of infusion pumps that were particularly vulnerable to remote hacking. Since then, the issue of cybersecurity vulnerabilities with medical […]

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EU Assessing Impact of Safe Harbor Decision

November 18th, 2015

EU Assessing Impact of Safe Harbor Decision Summary Analysis:  Last week, privacy authorities for the European Union (EU) announced plans to assess the impact of the recent invalidation of the EU – United States (US) Safe Harbor agreement by the European Court of Justice. The Article 29 Data Protection Working […]

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Big Banks Restrict Finance Apps

November 16th, 2015

Big Banks Restrict Finance Apps Over the past week, several big United States (US) banks have pushed back against consumer financial management applications that aggregate personal banking data.  JP Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo and most recently Bank of America have all restricted financial aggregators access to their consumers’ data.  Mint.com, […]

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Clutch Group President Brandon Daniels Speaks On Data Surveillance at 2015 Electronic Discovery Institute Summit

October 16th, 2015

Brandon Daniels moderated a panel discussion on October 15 on the challenges and possibilities of adopting and integrating data surveillance technology NEW ORLEANS, LA (PRWEB) OCTOBER 16, 2015 Clutch Group, an organization dedicated to helping companies tackle complex legal, risk and compliance issues, is a Diamond Ambassador at the 2015 […]

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