Compliance knowledge

We would like to welcome you to our "Knowledge" section of our website! We have compiled for you an extensive collection of relevant information and articles on the topics of compliance, whistleblowing, whistleblowing systems and data protection as well as pertinent regulations and laws. Enjoy reading and discovering.

[Translate to Englisch:] Compliance A-Z

Compliance knowledge from A-Z

The constantly growing glossary offers insights into industry-relevant information, term definitions and articles on the wide-ranging topic of compliance – sorted from A-Z.

[Translate to Englisch:] Compliance Gesetze

Laws and regulations

Here you will find relevant national and international statutory requirements and regulations concerning whistleblower protection and anti-corruption agreements.


Gain from exclusive expert knowledge and insights from our customers such as the Best Practices for the successful implementation of whistleblower systems with numerous practical examples or the Benchmarking Report with interesting facts and statistics on the use of whistleblower systems in Europe.

Success Stories

Are you currently looking for a suitable whistleblowing system for your company or organisation and would like to know how our customers have successfully implemented their system? Then our Success Stories are just right for you.

Relevant information about the EU Whistleblower Directive

What is the EU Directive, when is it mandatory for companies, which companies have to implement it. We collected the important information for you.

What is a whistleblower?

What is exactly meant by the term "whistleblower" and how can companies minimize business risks with the help of whistleblowers? We have compiled all the important information on the subject of this topic for you.

Decision on the EU-US Privacy Shield

In July 2020, the European Court of Justice declared the "EU-US PrivacyShield" data protection agreement between the EU Commission and the USA invalid. What does this decision mean for European companies? We have compiled all the information you need to know about this topic and what you should now be aware of.

The consequences of the coronavirus on compliance

The COVID 19 pandemic brings drastic changes in all areas of society. Not least in the compliance departments, which are not only facing new challenges but also new areas of responsibility.

BKMS® Benchmarking Report

The BKMS® Benchmarking Report contains many exciting insights and statistics on the use of whistleblowing systems, which we receive anonymously from our clients and have prepared for you. In our Executive Summary you will find the 10 most interesting facts briefly and concisely compiled for you.

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