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FCPA Flash Podcast: A Conversation With Matthew Boyden Regarding The U.S. Postal Inspection Service

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The FCPA Flash podcast provides in an audio format the same fresh, candid, and informed commentary about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and related topics as readers have come to expect from written posts on FCPA Professor.

This FCPA Flash podcast episode is a conversation with Matthew Boyden. Boyden recently joined R. McConnell Group (a boutique law firm in Houston specializing in FCPA compliance and investigations among other things). Prior to joining the firm, Boyden was a Special Assistant US Attorney in the S.D. of Texas and a U.S. Postal Inspector with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service. A close read of certain recent FCPA enforcement actions (Rolls Royce and Polycom for instance) demonstrate that the Postal Inspection Service plays a role in FCPA investigations and during the podcast Boyden describes what the U.S. Postal Inspection Service does and how it interacts with other federal government agencies in investigating and prosecuting FCPA offenses.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Philip Urofsky Regarding 2019 FCPA Developments

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The FCPA Flash podcast provides in an audio format the same fresh, candid, and informed commentary about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and related topics as readers have come to expect from written posts on FCPA Professor.

This FCPA Flash podcast episode is a conversation with Philip Urofsky (Shearman & Sterling and former DOJ FCPA prosecutor). Recently, the firm issued it always information “Recent Trends and Patterns in Enforcement of the FCPA” and during the podcast Urofsky talks about: (i) whether the government has continued to advance expansive FCPA enforcement theories; (ii) the government’s expectations surrounding cooperation including whether the government could be more specific; and (iii) new players in the anti-corruption enforcement world.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With John Chesley and Chris Sullivan Regarding 2019 FCPA And Related Developments

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The FCPA Flash podcast provides in an audio format the same fresh, candid, and informed commentary about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and related topics as readers have come to expect from written posts on FCPA Professor.

This FCPA Flash podcast episode is a conversation with Gibson Dunn attorneys John Chesley and Chris Sullivan. During the podcast, the guests talk about: various 2019 FCPA enforcement statistics; the emergence of “FCPA clusters”; why FCPA related enforcement actions are important to FCPA practitioners; and whether the number of FCPA trials in 2019 was an aberration or a trend.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Former DOJ FCPA Prosecutor Samer Korkor On International Cooperation

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The FCPA Flash podcast provides in an audio format the same fresh, candid, and informed commentary about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and related topics as readers have come to expect from written posts on FCPA Professor.

This FCPA Flash episode is a conversation with Samer Korkor who left the DOJ’s FCPA Unit in May 2019. Korkor is currently a law professor at the David Clarke School of Law at the University of District Columbia and his other professional experiences include: Counsel to the DOJ’s Assistant Attorney General of the Criminal Division, Counsel to the DOJ’s Deputy Assistant Attorney General on International Affairs, Special Assistant United States Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for Washington D.C., and as an attorney in DOJ’s Office of International Affairs. During the podcast, Korkor discusses the framework for transnational cooperation and multi-jurisdictional resolutions – areas of significant importance to FCPA and other white collar investigations and prosecutions.  Korkor’s comments happen to be particularly relevant to recently initiated Congressional impeachment inquiries as Korkor explains how the DOJ typically reaches out to foreign governments for investigative assistance.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Patrick Campbell Regarding The Supreme Court’s Recent Decision In Gamble And Its Implications For FCPA Enforcement Including “Piling On”

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The FCPA Flash podcast provides in an audio format the same fresh, candid, and informed commentary about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and related topics as readers have come to expect from written posts on FCPA Professor.

This FCPA Flash episode is a conversation with Patrick Campbell (BakerHostetler) regarding an article he recently co-authored about the Supreme Court’s decision in Gamble v. U.S. about the Double Jeopardy Clause of the Fifth Amendment. During the podcast, Campbell: (i) describes the issue presented to the Supreme Court in Gamble; (ii) discusses why the decision in Gamble is FCPA relevant; and (iii) talks about the DOJ’s so-called anti-piling on policy.

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