FRB SR 13-19: What is it?

March 15, 2019

In 2013, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB) issued the Supervisory Letter SR 13-19: Guidance on Managing Outsourcing Risk, which in conjunction with the FFIEC’s Outsourcing and Technology Services Booklet, aims at assisting financial institutions in developing secure Vendor Risk Management programs to mitigate risks associated with third-party service providers.

Counself Chosen as Fortune 500 Bank’s Legal Department Vendor Relations & Compliance Management Solution

Jan 28, 2019

Financial Industry Leader Chooses Counself to Perform and Manage Outside Counsel and Third-Party Vendor Risk Assessments Necessary for Complying with FRB SR 13-19 Guidance.

NEWPORT BEACH, CA - Counself Inc. announced that it has partnered with one of the top 15 banks in the US to set best practices in legal vendor risk management. The deal provides an exciting opportunity for Counself’s ISO 27001 certified, cloud-based platform to be used in securely performing, maintaining, and renewing due diligence and ongoing evaluations of outside counsel and other legal service providers. Counself will be rolled out to assist this Legal Department’s in-house counsel organize and access a list of approved vendors and outside counsel in one centralized compliance hub.

Come join Counself at Booth #2302 to learn about how you can streamline your Outside Counsel and Vendor Management!

Jan 24, 2019

We’re super excited for the Legalweek New York event. Stop by our booth 2303 and let’s talk about how Counself can help you with your Outside Counsel Risk and Relationship Management challenges. 

InfiniGlobe Achieves ISO/IEC 27001 Certification

Sept 24, 2019
InfiniGlobe announced today that it has obtained ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification.

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – Schellman & Company, an ANAB and UKAS Accredited Certification Body, certified InfiniGlobe LLC as compliant with all of the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification requirements – an information security standard from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). The scope of the certification extends to every level of InfiniGlobe’s operations included in the Information Security Management System (ISMS), from cloud-based computing and IT to asset management, access control, human resources security, vendor management, and application security.

Safer in the cloud or on the ground? The importance of vendor cloud security

Sept 13, 2018

For some within the legal sector, moving to the cloud has lowered costs and increased operational efficiency and security control. For others, the increasing number of cyber breaches is a clear warning against becoming easy targets for hackers. In any case, the legal sector is a warehouse of sensitive and confidential data and necessary steps need to be taken to reduce risk, whether data is digital or physical.

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