How to address enterprise-wide legal considerations after a crisis

As businesses begin to emerge into a post-COVID world, legal challenges are expected to arrive in waves. Many legal functions are in a state of continuous transformation. The reason for this is simple: the environment they operate in is constantly evolving. Pressure from the C-suite to manage cost is ongoing, the regulatory and legislative environment … More How to address enterprise-wide legal considerations after a crisis

Enterprise resilience: Nine areas of focus to reframe your future

Our easy-to-use diagnostic tool provides a methodical approach to crisis management, recovery and reinvention. The working world has reacted to COVID-19 with speed and responsibility. Social-distancing measures and government-backed furloughing schemes seem to have been effective at slowing the spread of the virus. But as governments cautiously relax lockdown measures, leaders must look to what … More Enterprise resilience: Nine areas of focus to reframe your future

Work reimagined: a two-geared approach to reopening and transforming your business

Successfully returning to the physical workplace is the priority. But recovery from the COVID-19 crisis is also an opportunity to reframe your organization’s future. In Germany, car dealerships are reopening their showrooms; in Bangladesh’s garment factories, the sewing machines are restarting; and across much of the US, companies from chipmakers to jet manufacturers are cautiously … More Work reimagined: a two-geared approach to reopening and transforming your business

Six ways general counsel can respond to crisis

As issues arise in many areas of the business because of the crisis, it is critical for the legal department to be as prepared as possible. Whether it’s a global pandemic, economic shock or natural disasters, global organizations’ crisis planning comes sharply into focus when confronting these challenges. For many legal teams who are busy … More Six ways general counsel can respond to crisis

Employee health: six key questions for your legal team

During an event like the COVID-19 pandemic, employers must determine their responsibilities, along with those of employees and subcontractors. When a health crisis hits, such as the COVID-19 global pandemic, employers must reassess their obligations to employee health and other stakeholders under the regulatory regimes in which their organization operates. Determining responsibilities is always a … More Employee health: six key questions for your legal team

COVID-19: Five ways to maintain continuity and reshape for resilience

Global companies have to be predictive and proactive in their decision-making to preserve business continuity and build enterprise resilience. As companies navigate the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, there are a number of key issues corporate leaders should be thinking about, as well as steps they can take to not only react to severe business shocks now … More COVID-19: Five ways to maintain continuity and reshape for resilience

The Interbank Offered Rate (IBOR) transition has started

Is the swiss industry ready for the world without IBOR and how does the alternative look like? The EY industry roundtable held on 18th September in Geneva was an excellent opportunity to measure the IBOR transition progress of the Swiss market. We have gathered more than 75 participants representing diverse types of institutions, functions and … More The Interbank Offered Rate (IBOR) transition has started

Data privacy considerations in telecommunications M&A: do you know your risk?

Global M&A activity among telecommunications (telco) companies reflects the ongoing transformation impacting the sector in response to increasing competitive intensity, evolving consumer behaviors and disruption from so-called “over-the-top” (OTT) players, which deliver audio, video or other media over the internet without the involvement of a multiple system operator in the control or distribution of the … More Data privacy considerations in telecommunications M&A: do you know your risk?

The evolution in self-driving vehicles: Trends and implications for the insurance industry

Read the full report here. A number of social, economic and technological trends are working together to disrupt mobility. The automotive industry, in particular, is experiencing a massive amount of change. In the not-too-distant future, fully autonomous vehicles will be the norm rather than the exception, redefining urban mobility as we know it — and … More The evolution in self-driving vehicles: Trends and implications for the insurance industry