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DOJ and FCPA Settlements
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Posted: Saturday, August 13, 2011
Joined: 10/12/2010
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Posted: 11/9/2010 1:29:28 PM

By: George Pressly

Did you know that eight of the top 10 Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) whistleblower settlements involve foreign companies.

Basically, now that FCPA whistleblower laws also apply to non-issuer foreign companies, it is wrong to assume that a foreign company can avoid liability under the FCPA because that foreign company does not issue securities that must be registered with the SEC.

Department of Justice and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Settlements


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