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In The Words Of The Enforcement Officials

Even though DOJ and SEC enforcement officials clearly have the ability (through various technology means) to convey information relevant to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act to a broad audience, enforcement officials continue to appear at conferences hosted by for profit companies in which audience members need to pay to hear our public officials speak. (See here [1]).

So long as this concerning dynamic persists, the FCPA community is served by practitioners performing a valuable public service by summarizing remarks of enforcement agency officials.

Today’s post is from Arnold & Porters attorneys Jonathan Green, Ryan Hartman, and Dan Bernstein.

The annual American Conference Institute (ACI) International Conference of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act kicked off [yesterday] with remarks from David Last, the new Chief of the Department of Justice’s FCPA Unit, and Charles Cain, the longtime Chief of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s FCPA Unit.

Here are some of the key takeaways: