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Womble Carlyle 



Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP is the 2014 sponsor for ACC's Compliance and Ethics Committee.

The Corporate Compliance & Ethics Committee explores current approaches to domestic and international corporate compliance and ethics and promotes best practices in these areas. Areas of interest include business ethics, regulatory issues, governance and risk assessment and mitigation.

special announcements

New Videos Added: Third Party Risk Management 

13 short videos have been recently added to the ACC Compliance Portal to provide valuable insights on third party risk management. Brought to you by ACC and NAVEX Global, these and other short thought leadership videos feature leading professionals in the field discussing challenges and best practices, and provide critical education about key ethics and compliance risks. Watch them today.

ACC 2013 Committee Awards

Congratulations to the Compliance & Ethics Committee for receiving the 2013 Breakthrough Performance of the Year award! This award recognizes efforts of the committee to expand member involvement; increase resources; and improve committee communications through effective leadership and greater cooperation of with sponsors. This award focuses on committee success and growth compared to the previous year.


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Upcoming Meetings

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 2:15 PM ET, 6:15 PM GMT
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 1:30 PM ET, 6:30 PM GMT

Upcoming Webcast

The Changing Nature of Privilege - What Attorneys and Clients Need to Know About Ethical Obligations In the US and Abroad

Nov 11 2014 12:00 PM ET On-Line CLE/CPD Program
On Demand 60 Minutes
Sponsored by Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice

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Complying With United States Export and Sanction Laws and Regulations

Nov 2013 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
This InfoPAK addresses United States laws imposing export controls and economic and trade sanctions. These laws and their implementing regulations can present unique challenges to businesses, as ...

Corporate Compliance

Sep 2013 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by WeComply, Inc.
This InfoPAK guides the in-house practitioner on how to establish a corporate compliance and ethics program. It begins by outlining the primary corporate legal obligations and requirements, focusing ...

Recent Committee-Developed Resources

Checklist for Avoiding Contacts Sufficient for U.S. Jurisdiction – Foreign Parents with U.S. Subsidiaries Do’s and Don’ts

May 2014 List Download doc
Sponsored by Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
Many non-U.S. companies which own U.S. subsidiaries prefer to operate in such a way as to avoid jurisdiction in the U.S. courts.  In order to minimize the chances of becoming a defendant subject ...

Sample Business Associate Agreement

May 2014 Form & Policy Download doc
Sponsored by Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
This is a sample contract regarding health and policy information under HIPAA.

Sample Notice of Privacy Practices

May 2014 Form & Policy Download doc
Sponsored by Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
This is a sample notice to employees explaining how medical information about them may be used.