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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 5 Dec 2012

Game changing off-label marketing decision has implications for related securities lawsuits

I previously wrote about how the Food and Drug Administration and Department of Justice used the responsible corporate officer doctrine to charge former Purdue Pharma executives and in-house counsel with criminal liability and career-ending debarment for “off-label” drug marketing, even though the charged parties did not personally participate in the conduct or even know about it.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 30 Jul 2012

Even without knowledge or participation, corporate officers can be criminally liable for subordinates' misdeeds

The Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit’s treatment of former Purdue Pharma executives is a reminder to executives and in-house counsel, particularly those in regulated industries, that they can face criminal liability and career-ending debarment for their company’s conduct, even if the executives did not personally participate in the conduct or even know about it.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 22 Feb 2012

U.S. Justice Department and criminal defense bar sign e-discovery protocol for federal criminal cases stressing thorough and ongoing communication between counsel

The Joint Electronic Technology Working Group (Working Group) of federal criminal practitioners recently established a protocol consisting of recommendations, strategies and a checklist for managing discovery of electronically stored information (ESI) in post-indictment federal criminal cases.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 11 Jan 2012

Navigating the liability minefield

With bank failures and FDIC 1 enforcement and civil actions at all-time highs, directors and officers of FDIC insured banks the “institution-affiliated parties” most commonly pursued by the FDIC must be more vigilant than ever to avoid potential exposure to regulatory and civil action by the FDIC.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 5 Jan 2012

a primer on government and internal investigations

“White-collar” criminal investigations and indictments are on the rise.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 4 Nov 2011

A primer on government and internal investigations

“White-collar” criminal investigations and indictments are on the rise.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 27 Jul 2010

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: whistle-blower provisions and fiduciary duty standards

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank), which President Obama signed into law on July 21, 2010, represents the most sweeping changes to the financial system in decades.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 25 Jun 2010

Supreme Court limits reach of honest services fraud statute

On June 24, 2010, the US Supreme Court partially vacated the conviction of former Enron CEO and COO Jeffrey Skilling and in the process significantly curtailed the scope of the "honest services" fraud statute frequently utilized by federal prosecutors in public and private sector corruption cases.

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Fox Rothschild LLP | USA | 17 Jun 2010

Department of Justice releases guidance on corporate monitor disputes and federal sentencing decisions

The U.S. Department of Justice (Department) recently issued statements that clarify and revise existing Department policy on two significant issues.

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