- CSLG professionals played lead roles on an independent advisory group formed by the Ethics Resource Center to make recommendations to the U.S. Sentencing Commission and other government bodies for improving the promotion and recognition of effective compliance and ethics programs in federal enforcement policy. The advisory group’s report can be accessed here.
- The Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission have released a resource guide to the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The Guide reinforces the hallmarks of an effective compliance and ethics program reflected in U.S. Sentencing Guidelines that CSLG Partner Win Swenson helped establish, and also cites published works by Joe Murphy, Of Counsel to CSLG.
- CSLG welcomes Martha Ries, former Vice President of Ethics and Business Conduct at The Boeing Company, who has joined the firm as Special Counsel.
COMPLIANCE SYSTEMS LEGAL GROUP
Compliance Systems Legal Group (CSLG) is a boutique law firm based in Washington, DC focusing exclusively on corporate compliance, ethics and governance. We have provided professional assistance in some of the highest profile corporate ethics matters in recent history, and have the unique distinction of having been retained by the U.S. Department of Justice to provide advice on the adequacy of the corporate compliance/ethics programs of public companies.
Our professionals, quite literally, helped establish the corporate compliance/ethics field. Whether by leading the development of the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for organizations, helping to launch two of the very first corporate compliance/ethics programs in the world, writing leading works on corporate compliance/ethics, or guiding premier ethics and compliance professional associations, CSLG professionals have been at the center of corporate compliance/ethics in the U.S. and internationally for many years.