After a patent infringement jury trial in June 2016, and a stipulation of judgment and damages in the amount of $40,000, the parties agreed to a stay
Four years ago, Brazilian authorities began Operation Car Wash, a wide-ranging and still ongoing corruption and money laundering investigation that
Most practitioners are aware that the statute of limitations under the False Claims Act (FCA) is six years after the date on which the violation is
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has established a one-year pilot program under which it will provide companies with standardized benefits for
The DOJ is creating a new compliance counsel position in the Criminal Division’s Fraud Section to scrutinize the compliance programs of companies
On June 27, 2012, the SEC charged a New York data storage company with misleading investors about bribes it paid to obtain business with a subsidiary of a major investment bank.
Since the enactment of the FCPA in 1977, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has applied a broad interpretation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act’s definition of the phrase “foreign official.”
On March 30, 2011, the United Kingdom's Ministry of Justice issued Guidance on the Bribery Act of 2010 (the "Bribery Act"), setting the stage for the statute to take effect on July 1, 2011.
Judge Denlow granted in part defendant Lear's motion for sanctions in this patent case regarding universal garage door openers.
The Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act approved by Congress and set to be signed into law by President Obama next week contains a whistleblower provision that will have a significant impact on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).