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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Jane Shvets Regarding 2020 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 Jane Shvets (Debevoise & Plimpton). Recently, the firm released it always informative FCPA Update and during the podcast Shvets talks about: (i) FCPA relevant portions of the recently enacted National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021; (ii) whether the DOJ’s “anti-piling” policy is indeed true in practice; (iii) the unusual Beam enforcement action and what it says about FCPA enforcement; and (iv) what the future may hold for FCPA enforcement.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Philip Urofsky Regarding 2020 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 informative “Recent Trends and Patterns in Enforcement of the FCPA” and during the podcast Urofsky talks about: (i) the impact COVID had on 2020 FCPA enforcement; (ii) transparency and consistency in FCPA enforcement; (iii) jurisdictional issues associated with enforcement actions against foreign companies; and (iv) the unusual Beam enforcement action and what it says about FCPA enforcement.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Michael Levy Regarding The SEC’s Internal Controls Theories

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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 Michael Levy (Mayer Brown) regarding a statement recently released by various SEC Commissioners questioning certain SEC internal controls enforcement theories. (See here for the prior post). During the podcast, Levy provides the context for the statement; discusses how it is uncommon for an SEC Commissioner (let alone two) to publicly criticize SEC enforcement theories; and how FCPA practitioners, general counsel etc. should react and/or make use of the statement.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Moe Fodeman Regarding The Och-Ziff Restitution Order

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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 Moe Fodeman (who along with colleagues at Wilson Sonsini) successfully represented certain investors who were deemed “victims” of Och-Ziff’s bribery and secured a $138 million restitution order under the Mandatory Victims Restitution Act. During the podcast, Fodeman discusses the chronology leading up to the restitution claim, how (and why) the DOJ resisted “victim” status for his clients, and what impact, if any, the restitution award may have on future actions.

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FCPA Flash Podcast – A Conversation With Joan Meyer And Matthew Ridings About Privilege Issues In Internal Investigations

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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 Thompson Hine attorneys Joan Meyer and Matthew Ridings. During the podcast, Meyer and Ridings use two FCPA related civil actions (here and here) to discuss privilege issues associated with internal investigations.

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