WASHINGTON (August 5, 2014) — The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), a global bar association representing more than 34,000 in-house counsel in over 85 countries, recently selected ethics and compliance solution provider NAVEX Global as part of the ACC Alliance Program.
With multiple offices in the U.S. and the U.K., NAVEX Global provides organizations with software and consulting services to help manage corporate ethics and compliance matters. Specifically, NAVEX Global offers policy and incident management software, internal reporting solutions, third party risk management and online training to help organizations manage and remediate workplace compliance risks.
“Ethics and compliance is consistently a top priority for general counsel around the world,” said Veta T. Richardson, president and CEO of ACC. “ACC members seek to build law departments infused with compliance at every level. NAVEX Global will serve as a premier partner for our members looking to manage business and compliance matters, and better understand issues that may pose future risks.”
ACC has formed partnerships with leading legal and business service providers to offer its members high-quality products exclusively designed for corporate counsel. NAVEX Global joins 10 additional organizations in the ACC Alliance Program, including Chubb, Modus eDiscovery, Practical Law Company,Robert Half Legal, West - Thomson Reuters and Wolters Kluwer Law & Business.
“We are pleased to be selected as the exclusive third-party risk management partner of the ACC Alliance Program. Similar to the mission of ACC, NAVEX Global strives to foster excellence for our in-house counsel clients,” said Shanti Atkins, founder and executive chairman of NAVEX Global. “Through our comprehensive software and advisory offerings, we are able to provide in-house law departments with the tools they need to manage evolving ethics and compliance challenges, and the information they need to make well-informed business decisions.”
NAVEX Global offers ACC members a discount of its Third Party Risk Management Solution, which automates third party due diligence processes for legal departments, from onboarding to continuous risk monitoring. The SaaS platform centralizes activities across business units and geographies, and creates workflow efficiencies.
For more information on ACC and its Alliance program, visit www.acc.com/alliance. For more information on NAVEX Global, visit www.navexglobal.com.
About ACC: The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is a global bar association that promotes the common professional and business interests of in-house counsel who work for corporations, associations and other private-sector organizations through information, education, networking opportunities andadvocacy initiatives. With more than 34,000 members in more than 85 countries employed by over 10,000 organizations, ACC connects its members to the people and resources necessary for both personal and professional growth. By in-house counsel, for in-house counsel.® For more information, visit www.acc.comand follow ACC on Twitter http://twitter.com/ACCinhouse.
About NAVEX Global: NAVEX Global™ helps protect your people, reputation and bottom line through a comprehensive suite of ethics and compliance software, content and services. The trusted global expert for more than 8,000 clients in 200+ countries, our solutions are informed by the largest ethics and compliance community in the world. More information can be found at www.navexglobal.com and by following us online: @NAVEXGlobal, LinkedIn and SlideShare.