This post highlights Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement and related developments at the mid-point of 2016.
In doing so, this post contains several FCPA enforcement statistics. When publishing yearly FCPA enforcement statistics, I remind readers that any statistic with an arbitrary cutoff date is of marginal value. This reminder is even more important when interpreting mid-year 2016 FCPA statistics.
Another reminder, once again various FCPA Inc. participants are engaging in haphazard and creative counting methods that distort FCPA statistics. (See here for the article “A Common Language to Remedy Distorted FCPA Enforcement Statistics”).