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Robust Compliance Programs Will Pay Dividends Says SEC Enforcement Director

Posted December 05, 2014

Under International Trade Issues

Senior U.S. government officials told a recent international conference on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) that both the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Department of Justice are increasingly pursuing individuals as well as companies for violations of the anti-corruption law. Importantly, they indicated that strong compliance programs and self-reporting of violations are among the most effective measures that companies can take to avoid or mitigate FCPA penalties. Click here to read more.