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DOJ shifts enforcement of worker safety violations to Environmental Crimes Section
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2016

Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates announced in a December 17 memo that the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of Labor (DOL


Corporate Crime & Investigations Update - 11 January 2016
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • Ukraine, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 11 2016

Southwark Crown Court ordered Smith and Ouzman Ltd. to pay a total of approximately £2.2 million in relation to bribes paid to public officials for


New DOJ and DOL Initiative Marries Environmental Crimes with Worker Safety Violations
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 8 2016

The last quarter of 2015 was marked by an ever-increasing drumbeat of employee and union concern over what many viewed as the Occupational Safety and


Departments of Justice and Labor Expand Criminal Worker Endangerment Initiative
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2015

On December 17, 2015, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of Labor (DOL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to better


Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016: Analysis of Local Government Interests
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

On December 18, Congress approved, and the President signed into law, a $1.15 trillion FY 2016 discretionary spending omnibus (H.R. 2029) that


US Departments of Justice and Labor To Increase Criminal Prosecutions of Worker Safety Laws
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

On December 17, 2015, the US Departments of Labor (“DOL”) and Justice (“DOJ”) signed a Memorandum of Understanding in an effort to more effectively


Increased Criminal Enforcement for Worker Safety Violations?
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

In 2010, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) let employers know there was a new sheriff in town. Now there will be a new police


DOJ announces that criminal OSHA prosecutions may also include felony environmental crimes
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

On Dec. 17, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that criminal prosecutions under the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), the Mine Safety


DOJ and DOL Expand and Promote the Worker Endangerment Initiative
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2015

The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced an expanded national initiative to pursue criminal charges in cases involving worker endangerment


U.S. Department of Justice expands worker endangerment initiative
  • Bracewell LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2015

On December 17, 2015, Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates issued a memorandum to all 93 U.S. Attorneys urging federal prosecutors to work with the