Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting
In FTI Technology’s and Relativity’s The General Counsel Report 2022, 60% of general counsel indicated worry over mounting risks, and said that their risk landscape is expanding or becoming more difficult to navigate in areas spanning compliance, regulatory enforcement, data privacy, information security, emerging data sources and ongoing effects from the pandemic. Feelings of preparedness dropped from the previous year in every major category discussed.
With more risks to navigate in addition to an increased swath of responsibilities falling on corporate legal departments, there’s a lot to consider in terms of preparedness and planning for 2022. To support those conversations, our experts across numerous practices have provided predictions for what’s to come this year in the areas of governance and expanding risk. Their insights are below.
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