FCPA for Journalists

Presented by

Former DOJ Fraud Section Chief Steve Tyrrell; Main Justice Editor-in-Chief Mary Jacoby; Navigant Consulting's Ellen Zimiles

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Also for lawyers interested in the politics of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and why its chances for amendment on Capitol Hill are dim. Main Justice Editor-in-Chief Mary Jacoby, a Washington, D.C., veteran reporter, will offer the unvarnished perspective of a journalist covering the FCPA. Former Justice Department Fraud Section Chief Steve Tyrrell will explain enforcement. Navigant Consulting Inc.'s Ellen Zimiles will give the forensic investigations perspective. Other topics: corporate prosecutions; corporate internal investigations; deferred prosecution agreements and corporate monitors; and the political fight being wage to clarify FCPA definitions such as "facilitation payments," "foreign officials" and "successor liability."

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