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White-collar practitioners anticipate new push to amend the FCPA in 2017

By Dylan Tokar

11 January 2017

White-collar practitioners anticipate new push to amend the FCPA in 2017 Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama, who has been nominated by President-elect Donald Trump to serve as the US attorney general. Gage Skidmore via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Lawyers who spoke to Just Anti-Corruption about the year ahead said to look for a continued focus on corporate compliance, more coordinated settlements and individuals prosecutions, and potentially a new attempt to amend the 1977 foreign bribery statute.