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June 10, 2024 | Events

UJA White Collar & Securities Enforcement Annual Reception

Proceeds from the UJA Federation’s annual event is distributed to nonprofits in New York, Israel and around the world that respond to ongoing challenges and emerging issues. Guidepost is a proud supporter.… Read More

April 10, 2024 | Articles | FreightWaves

Railroads can prevent further derailments by looking at history

Railroad Safety: A Call to Action – As our chairman, Bart M. Schwartz, emphasizes in his latest article, the urgency of addressing train derailments cannot be overstated. With a focus on proactive solutions and industry accountability, Bart’s insights shed light on the critical steps needed to safeguard our communities and the national economy.… Read More

April 9, 2024 | Blog Compliance National Security

3 Key Factors in Safeguarding National Security: Economic Sanctions, Voluntary Self-Disclosures, and Whistleblower Retaliation

Companies and their executives can reduce Department of Justice (DoJ), OFAC, and Commerce Department risks (and liability) by understanding and respecting the relationship between economic sanctions, voluntary self-disclosures, and whistleblower retaliation. Doing so also helps protect our national security.

  1. Economic Sanctions and National Security

The US Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) and US Commerce Department (Commerce) play crucial roles into enforcing “economic sanctions” against enemy states and agents, i.e., to blocking payments, freezing assets, … Read More

April 8, 2024 | Blog Cyber Security

Defending Your Law Firm Against Cyber Threats

Defending Your Law Firm Against Cyber Threats: A Comprehensive Guide

In an increasingly digitized world, law firms are prime targets for sophisticated cyber threats that can result in substantial financial losses and reputational damage. Recently, a prominent law firm, esteemed for its client-centric approach, found itself ensnared in a meticulously planned cyberattack. This incident serves as a stark reminder of the perilous landscape of cyberspace and underscores the critical importance of robust cybersecurity measures within the legal profession.

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