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FCPA chiefs attempt to address “strange little privilege problem”

By Dylan Tokar

02 December 2016

FCPA chiefs attempt to address “strange little privilege problem” Dan Kahn (far right), chief of the DOJ's FCPA unit.

The head of the US Department of Justice’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act unit said on 1 December that outside counsel may be able to avoid a privilege dilemma by bringing someone who is not a lawyer, such as a private investigator, along to internal interviews.