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McDonnell interpretation is “profoundly wrong”, says Macao billionaire

By Clara Hudson

19 March 2020

McDonnell interpretation is “profoundly wrong”, says Macao billionaire Supreme Court of the United States, Washington, DC (Credit: iStock.com/dkfielding)

In a bid to take his case to the Supreme Court, FCPA convict Ng Lap Seng, represented by Kirkland & Ellis’s Paul Clement, argues that a Second Circuit decision “fosters dangerous prosecutorial overreach” for future anti-corruption cases.