Today is a Travel Edition from Venice. If there is one thing that's ubiquitous throughout this city it's the Gondolier, the Venetian Gondola boatman. You're never far from hearing their cry of “Gondola, Gondola” to attract tourists for a fabled and romantic gondola ride.
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Book Review: Tom Fox’s Doing Compliance: Design, Create, and Implement an Effective Anti-Corruption Compliance Program
Compliance must be thorough, systematic, and highly attentive to detail. But no one ever said it had to be boring. And Tom Fox has proven this yet again. His Doing Compliance provides the most sophisticated and comprehensive compliance guidance available, with a delivery that is witty, lively, and even entertaining.
In yesterday’s post, Andy Spalding said efforts to reform the FCPA by adding a compliance defense have emerged “unscathed” from the fallout over the New York Times report of Wal-Mart’s conduct in Mexico. I believe that the opposite is true; that the Wal-Mart scandal sounded the death knell for any efforts to amend the FCPA by adding a compliance defense.
Last Thursday evening in Houston, at the River Oaks Bookstore, Tom Fox was on hand to sign copies of his book, Lessons Learned on Compliance and Ethics.