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This Week On FCPA Professor

FCPA Professor has been described as “the Wall Street Journal concerning all things FCPA-related,” and “the most authoritative source for those seeking to understand and apply the FCPA.”

Set forth below are the topics discussed this week on FCPA Professor.

This guest post [1] summarizes recent guidelines issued by French authorities regarding settlement agreements in corporate prosecutions.

In this FCPA Flash Podcast episode [2] experienced FCPA practitioner Lucinda Low: (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.

As discussed in this guest post [3] following a United Kingdom deferred prosecution agreement, company executives were acquitted at trial of the same alleged underlying conduct throwing into doubt prosecution of individuals following a DPA and the suitability of the DPA process as a whole.

This post [4] rounds up other FCPA and related developments.

Elevate your FCPA knowledge and practical skills at the FCPA Institute – Boston [5] on October 3-4. CLE credit is available. Can’t attend the live, in-person FCPA Institute? No problem, the FCPA Institute is also online [6] and is the most comprehensive online FCPA training course available.