Center’s Fall Roundtable Brings Together SEC and Industry Leadership

Temple Law School’s Center for Compliance and Ethics played host to a gathering of compliance officers, private practitioners, and in-house counsel at a roundtable with SEC leadership Stephanie Avakian LAW ’95, Co-Director of the Division of Enforcement, and Jeffrey Boujoukos LAW ’92, Director of the Philadelphia regional office. On the table for discussion were several …

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Careers in Compliance

On Thursday, October 31 the Center for Compliance and Ethics and the Career Services Office hosted “Careers in Compliance,” a panel discussion with prominent compliance professionals from different industries. Students had the opportunity to better understand what skills and courses do employers look for in a compliance professional,  what is like to be a compliance …

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Women Leaders in Compliance

Across industries, compliance and ethics has emerged as a particularly rewarding career opportunity for women, with accessible pathways to senior leadership and the means to shape company culture. The Temple Law Center for Compliance and Ethics, with the support of founding sponsor EY and event sponsor Morgan Lewis, gathered women in compliance-related roles across industries …

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News from the Center for Compliance and Ethics

Message from Executive Director for the Center for Compliance and Ethics Friends, I’m excited to offer an update on the growth and progress at Temple Law School’s Center for Compliance and Ethics as we continue to work toward improved understanding and practice of compliance through educational programming, public-private sector dialogues, and research. Here are just …

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10-Q: The Sisyphean Pursuit of Creating a Culture of Compliance

Charlene E. Davis, Esq. (LAW ’05) Associate Vice President & Head of Healthcare Compliance North America for Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc. By its title, this article might appear to imply that the creation of a culture of compliance is an illusory thing. While the conclusion is not quite so simple, the title does suggest that …

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Temple Law Center for Compliance and Ethics Welcomes Ernst & Young LLP as Founding Sponsor

Temple University Beasley School of Law and Ernst & Young LLP (EY) today announced that EY has become a founding sponsor and member of the Advisory Board for Temple Law’s Center for Compliance and Ethics. This multi-year agreement can provide significant support to the Center’s mission to develop innovative student and professional education programs, foster …

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The Caremark Decision at 21: Corporate Compliance Comes of Age

Reaching the age of majority brings both opportunities and responsibilities, and the 21st anniversary of the celebrated decision in Caremark was no exception. On October 26th, the Temple Law Review and Temple’s Center for Compliance and Ethics hosted a Symposium with leading scholars, practitioners and jurists to assess this milestone in corporate governance and compliance, The Caremark Decision at 21 – Corporate Compliance …

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Compliance Center Hosts Former US Attorney General Eric Holder

The Temple Law Center for Compliance and Ethics welcomed former US Attorney General to the Union League earlier this month as part of its CLE series, “Current Trends in Compliance and Enforcement.” Mr. Holder touched on a number of issues involving both compliance and civil rights in a wide-ranging interview with Mike Holston, Executive Vice …

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US Attorney Zane Memeger: Actual, Tangible Compliance Matters

US Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Zane Memeger addressed an audience gathered at the Temple Center for Compliance and Ethics’ November CLE event, making the case for why companies should develop and maintain a vigorous internal compliance program. “Actual, tangible compliance matters,” Memeger told the audience before describing the factors his office uses …

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Temple Law Launches Center for Compliance and Ethics

Temple Law School has launched the Temple Law Center for Compliance and Ethics, designed to prepare professionals and students to better understand and respond to the legal, regulatory and ethical issues facing today’s corporate compliance professionals. “Compliance as a profession is experiencing rapid and significant growth that demands to be recognized with a parallel growth …

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Center for Compliance and Ethics Names New Advisory Board Members

Temple Law School’s Center for Compliance and Ethics is preparing to welcome six new members to its Advisory Board. The new members include: Lisa Detwiler, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer at FS Investments; Alejandro J Diaz, Chief Compliance Officer at Temple University; Patrik Florencio, Senior Vice President and Global Chief Compliance and …

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