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SEC faces another disgorgement challenge

By Adam Dobrik

05 November 2019

SEC faces another disgorgement challenge US Supreme Court Capitol Hill Washington, DC (Credit: iStock.com/bpperry)

The Supreme Court will consider whether the SEC has the authority to seek disgorgement in cases filed in federal court. For companies facing FCPA probes, the likely effect of any ruling will be small.