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Amid criticism, SEC official says commission will continue to bring FCPA accounting charges

By Kelly Swanson

24 April 2018

Amid criticism, SEC official says commission will continue to bring FCPA accounting charges Credit: https://www.istockphoto.com/Pgiam

Paul Block, an assistant regional director in the SEC's FCPA Unit in Boston, says the regulator will continue to bring books and records cases without specific bribery allegations, despite pushback from defence lawyers.