Compliance Bits and Pieces for December 17

Here are some compliance-related stories that recently caught my attention:

Additional Settlements in New York Pension Fund Investigation in the Pay to Play Blog

New York State Attorney General and Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo has announced additional settlements in his investigation of “pay-to-play” practices and conflicts of interest at public pension funds.

FTC Gives Guidance on Securing Data on Digital Copiers by Melissa Klein Aguilar in Compliance Week

A gentle reminder from the Federal Trade Commission: Make sure your information security plan covers the digital copiers your company uses. The agency has some tips for businesses on safeguarding sensitive data, such as Social Security numbers, account numbers, or health records that may be stored on the hard drives of digital copiers, in order to prevent the risk of fraud and identity theft.