With increasing regulatory demands, including a growing number of domestic and international privacy and data security rules, compliance departments are often faced with a larger scope of work yet, a limited budget. ACA Compliance Group’s recent presentation, “Planning Your 2018 Compliance Budget,” offered timely insight on how CCOs and compliance personnel can approach the compliance-budgeting process, get buy-in from senior management, avoid common pitfalls and stretch limited resources. The program featured Lee Ann Wilson, an ACA senior principal consultant; Sean McKeveny, an ACA consultant; and Kara J. Brown, counsel at Sidley. See also “Advice From Compliance Officers on Getting the C-Suite to Show You the Money for Your Data Privacy Program
” (Dec. 14, 2016).