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DOJ official discusses how to address compliance budget challenges

By Maggie Hicks

28 July 2020

DOJ official discusses how to address compliance budget challenges
The Robert F. Kennedy building in Washington, DC, home of the US Department of Justice. (Credit: iStock.com/mixmotive)

Companies considering compliance cuts during the pandemic should think carefully about how they do it, a DOJ official said. “It shouldn't just be reflexive that a 10% cut in the sales force means that there's going to be a 10% cut in compliance,” the official said.