US gov’t will slap contractors with civil lawsuits for hiding breaches

(credit: Stephen Melkisethian) In a groundbreaking initiative announced by the Department of Justice this week, federal contractors will be sued if they fail to report a cyber attack or data breaches. The newly introduced “Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative” will leverage the existing False Claims Act to pursue contractors and grant recipients involved in what the DoJ calls […]


FiscalNote Increases $160 million to help Firms track government Laws

A tide of populism has directed several authorities around the globe to rule within an increasingly erratic manner. This phenomenon was hard for taxpayers and companies, but has turned into a blessing for a company named FiscalNote which produces software that monitors lawsregulations and other authorities decrees. FiscalNote was rising quickly. On Fridaythe Washington, DC-based […]