Risk Advisory Services

PRIMARY CONTACT: James B. Yard CPA, CIA, CISA (Pittsburgh)

A company's future depends on its ability to identify and manage risk. Risk is ever-present and always evolving in today’s world and effective risk management is essential to every business. Our team of experienced risk advisory professionals focus on collaborating with your organization to identify and effectively mitigate risks.  Our goal is to understand not only the risks related to potential loss to the organization, but to drive solutions that add value to your organization and advise on opportunities to ensure minimal disruption to your business.

Schneider Downs offers a range of risk-based risk advisory service options to ensure compliance, mitigate uncertainties and identify efficiencies to improve your bottom line. Services include:

case studies

 
Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big problem:
Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big thinking:
Recover and secure the system – fast – save $1 million in ransom.
 
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big problem:
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big thinking:
Comprehensive planning for a 15% tax reduction.

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Ransomware Attack Disrupts Popular Sports Gambling Sites

On May 14, 2018, the Supreme Court lifted the federal ban on sports gambling. Since then, twenty-two states, as well as Washington D.C. have allowed, or

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The Hardware Failure That Took Down The Tokyo Stock Exchange

On October 1, the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) was halted for a complete day due to an issue IT professionals tend to overlook, a piece of hardware. A crucial

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The FFIEC’s Take on Addressing Pandemic Planning within Business Continuity Processes

The last time the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) issued guidance to financial institutions regarding pandemic planning was

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2020 Title IX Updates

In 2011, the Obama administration released guidance, known as the “Dear Colleague Letter,” on Title IX regulations in order to reinforce the

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How to Knock the SOX off Compliance: a Sarbanes-Oxley Roadmap

Businesses required to comply with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) can come across a number of uncertainties and questions about what needs to be done in

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Map of Pittsburgh Office
Pittsburgh

One PPG Place, Suite 1700
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

contactsd@schneiderdowns.com
p:412.261.3644     f:412.261.4876

Map of Columbus Office
Columbus

65 East State Street, Suite 2000
Columbus, OH 43215

contactsd@schneiderdowns.com
p:614.621.4060     f:614.621.4062

Map of Washington Office
Washington, D.C.

1660 International Drive, Suite 600
McLean, VA 22102