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FCPA Docket: Ex-McDermott lawyer fires back at DOJ privilege claims

By Adam Dobrik

01 December 2016

FCPA Docket: Ex-McDermott lawyer fires back at DOJ privilege claims South American Football Confederation (Conmebal) building in Luque, Paraguay. Filzstift (CC BY-SA 3.0 US)

1 December 2016: In today’s news, a former McDermott Will & Emery lawyer, Michael Kendall, says prosecutors in Brooklyn drew incorrect inferences from his testimony on a privilege agreement tied to the Fifa corruption case, and Trace International finds that bribery risks have increased in 60% of countries.