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Senior US DOJ Official Sets Forth New Priorities for Pursuing Corporate Crime

The priorities will impact non-US companies who may face a US DOJ with a renewed emphasis on combating corporate crime. By Stuart Alford QC, Nathan H. Seltzer, and Christopher M. Ting In a recent speech that has garnered significant attention, the Deputy Attorney General of the United States, Lisa Monaco, highlighted several important changes regarding … Continue Reading

Corporate Criminal Liability: the UK is Now Talking the Talk and Walking the Walk

By Daniel Smith, Clare Nida and Yasmina Borhani The UK’s growing focus on corporate criminal liability was seen in two recent pieces of news. Last Friday the government announced a consultation on extending the reach of corporate criminal liability to additional economic crimes, in order to avoid the current English law requirement to identify a … Continue Reading