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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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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Lucinda Low

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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 Lucinda Low (Steptoe & Johnson). During the podcast, the experienced FCPA practitioner: (i) provides an assessment of 2019 FCPA enforcement; (ii) discusses the long time periods associated with FCPA scrutiny; (iii) explores the broadness of FCPA enforcement specifically the FCPA’s accounting provisions; and (iv) highlights why she believes the FCPA should be amended to include a compliance defense.

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FCPA Flash Podcast Must Listen: A Conversation With Recently Departed DOJ FCPA Unit Assistant Chief Ephraim Wernick Regarding The Walmart Monitor, The Long Time Periods Associated With FCPA Scrutiny, And Other Issues

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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 Ephraim (Fry) Wernick who recently joined Vinson & Elkins after departing from the DOJ as Assistant Chief of the FCPA Unit. While Wernick was not involved in the Walmart matter during his tenure at the DOJ, he has plenty to say about the enforcement action including the imposition of a monitor during the podcast. Wernick also discusses the long time periods associated with FCPA scruitny and highlights two things about the DOJ’s FCPA unit and its enforcement program that he believes are not well understood or appreciated by the business community or FCPA bar. In short, the podcast is a must listen.

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