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Yates Memo may be weakened, senator tells SEC chair

By Adam Dobrik

26 September 2017

Yates Memo may be weakened, senator tells SEC chair Senator Cortez Masto during the SEC oversight hearing.

During an oversight hearing of the US Securities and Exchange Commission, agency chairman Jay Clayton had to reaffirm his priority of pursuing individual accountability, and rejected concerns of a slowdown in FCPA enforcement.