- December 17, 2010
File number S7-33-10 -- Proposed Rules for Implementing the Whistleblower Provisions of Section 21F of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
ERC is pleased to provide the Securities and Exchange Commission with its perspective on the proposed rules for implementing the new whistleblower provisions enacted July 2010 as part of the Dodd-Frank Act.
- December 15, 2010
Arlington, VA – Richard S. Bowles, III, executive vice president and chief compliance officer for Merck & Co., Inc., has been elected to the board of directors of the Ethics Resource Center, an independent, nonprofit research center focused on ethics in the workplace, the Center announced today.
Bowles oversees Merck's global compliance program, including compliance-related policies and procedures, education, and training. His efforts help ensure that Merck and its employees maintain the highest standards of ethics and integrity.
- December 2, 2010Dr. Richard S. Bowles, Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Merck & Co., Joins ERC Board of Directors
ERC is delighted to welcome Dr. Richard S. Bowles, Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Merck & Co. Inc., to our board of directors
- November 12, 2010
The ERC Fellows Program, a select group of senior ethics professionals, meet twice a year to study and discuss issues that are likely to have a significant, lasting effect on business and the relationship between corporate America and the federal government. In light of events of the past two years, the ERC Fellows chose to delve into questions of government regulation and enforcement – their effectiveness and their limits. This paper grows out of those discussions.
- November 5, 2010
Participants will discover new tools for innovative, practical, implementation-oriented values-driven leadership development.
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- November 1, 2010
The United States Sentencing Commission issued amendments to the US Sentencing Guidelines that became effective November 1, 2010.
- October 28, 2010United Technologies Corp. and CEO Louis Chênevert Win ERC’s 2010 Pace Award for Leadership in Business EthicsOctober 21, 2010
Ethics In The Recession:
2009 National Business Ethics SurveyOctober 4, 2010
Arlington, VA – Women are more likely than men to report workplace misconduct that they witness, according to a new study conducted by the Ethics Resource Center.September 7, 2010
Study Shows Women Are More Likely to Step Up; Few Employees Use a Hotline
Arlington, VA – A new study released today by the Ethics Resource Center finds that when it comes to employees reporting misconduct on the job – an important measure of an ethical workplace culture – women and nonunion workers tend to get the gold star and that an immediate supervisor, not a hotline, is likely to be the go-to point of contact.
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