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Tuesday, 29 August 2017 03:55

In the Spirit of ONE

In the spirit of ONE - Regarding Hurricane Harvey.pdf
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Tuesday, 29 August 2017 00:19



  • If you find yourself in a state of emergency CALL 911
  • if you can get thru contact HPD: 1-713-884-3131
  • Elderly Assistance: 211
  • Federal Disaster Assistance:
  • Office of Emergency Management 1-713-884-4500 or 311 
  • Coast Guard: 1-713-578-3000
  • CG Local Help Center: 1-281-464-4854
  • Resource for evacuees: Contact American Red Cross: 1-800-975-7585; 713-526-8300
  • Centerpoint Energy: 1-800-752-8036
  • Texas Attorney General: 1-800-621-0508

If you or your loved ones intend to file an Insurance Claim related to Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath, Please consider doing so by THURSDAY AUGUST 31,2017.

Claims filed by Thursday will be subject to a new law passed this legislative session (House Bill 1774) that is more beneficial to insurance carriers in certain situations. 

As an ISACA member, you belong to a community of professionals that share mutual goals, interests, and commitments. Becoming involved with your local chapter will allow you to make valuable connections with peers, share knowledge and discover new opportunities in your profession

By Mandy Harris [Presented during our Monthly meeting - May 2017]
In recent years, companies have seen dramatic increases in the costs for Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) audits.  A significant portion of the cost is attributed to new requirements from the PCAOB, including the much more extensive procedures required for validating information produced by the entity (IPE).  With the cost of SOX compliance on the rise, organizations are struggling to find areas where they can cut costs or at least contain them. 
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