The Trust Deficit: After the Crash — February 2014
In 2011, DLA Piper published a report based on a series of interviews with business leaders from some of Britain’s biggest companies.
The Trust Deficit: Views from the Boardroom identified the significant trust deficit with which every business has to grapple. It found that every business starts with such a deficit and that the burden of proof lies with each company to prove that it is worthy of the public’s faith. Those businesses — and leaders — that are successful in nurturing trust are the most likely to succeed, while those who fail to do so will struggle to deliver real shareholder value.
Two years on, this new report returns to the theme and asks how companies can foster a culture of trust in a world where people are ever more cynical: a world in which (according to some) the financial crisis has called old certainties into question…
Click on the link below to read the rest of the DLA Piper briefing.
News from DLA Piper
News from The Lawyer
Briefings from DLA Piper
This is an Australian-specific alternative chapter on data protection, which was designed to assist organisations operating in Australia with their new privacy responsibilities.
Health Alert — Lane v Northern NSW Local Health District (No 3); Psychology Board of Australia v Tubara; and more
DLA Piper has released the 28 July 2014 issue of its Health Alert, which focuses on judgments, legislation and reports in the health sector.
Analysis from The Lawyer
Shearman & Sterling is making its presence felt in the City, squaring up to magic circle firms and looking to muscle in on key relationships. Private equity house Bridgepoint is one outfit that has had its head turned by the US firm.
A new breed of lawyer is smoothing the path for companies entering emerging or unstable jurisdictions