Monthly Archives: December 2013

Investigating Employee Misconduct


In a recent article for Consumer Law Magazine, Beacon CEO Mike Orchard discusses what business owners should do to ensure that holiday cheer does not turn into trouble — as well as important steps to take if any there are any employee incidents that create potential liability for the company.

He observes: “By implementing a plan to deal with any issues

Why Can’t Corporations Keep Secrets?

Corporate America has become a frontline for foreign espionage. Yet executives, inside counsel, corporate investigators and security professionals seeking to protect their company’s proprietary information may find there are more immediate threats — much closer to home — to their enterprise and its competitive edge.

Corporate strategy, R&D, financials, and operational data may all be, to some degree, chapters of an open book.  Major competitors – not covert