10 January 2014
With its chief expected to depart for a law firm job soon, the Justice Department's Foreign Corrupt Practices Act unit is facing something of a brain drain. Here's who's leaving - or has left - and where they've gone.
28 June 2013
The settlement will be paid to the company by News Corp.'s insurers, minus millions for lawyers' fees.
14 June 2011
The announcement comes after months of a concerted lobbying effort by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to amend the FCPA, which prohibits bribes to foreign officials to win business. UPDATED: 6/15
10 June 2011
Mukasey will lend the weight of a federal judge and former top law enforcement official to the debate over the 33-year-old foreign bribery law as a political storm brews around the statute.
19 May 2011
On the heels of a Congressional staff briefing on the FCPA sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in April and a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the law in November, a House Judiciary Committee staffer says his panel will hold a hearing. UPDATED 2:52 p.m.
27 April 2011
Staffers were told not to commit to anything.
26 April 2011
The event comes amid a lobbying push for legislative changes to the FCPA and is being sponsored by the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Federalist Society and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
21 April 2011
The team assembled by the Chamber already consisted of a former attorney general, several former Justice Department officials and counsels to the Senate Judiciary Committee prior to the new additions. UPDATED 3:30 p.m.
01 April 2011
The Criminal Division chief said he did not see any need or momentum to amend the foreign bribery law.
15 March 2011
Mukasey joins an all-star team of former Justice Department officials and counsels to the Senate Judiciary Committee retained by the Chamber to lobby on the foreign bribery law.
Deborah Luskin, Anant Modi, Selma Della Santina and Sarah Wrigley
Benjamin S Haley, Sarah Crowder, Randall D Friedland and Thomas McGuire
Jason J Kang, Daniel S Lee, Nan Wang, Ryan Middlemas and Hangil Lee
Simone Nadelhofer and Daniel Lucien Bühr
Lawrence E Ritchie and Lauren Tomasich
Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Renato Tastardi Portella , Marcel Ribas , Renato Ximenes , Marianno Carneiro da Cunha and Pamela Michelena De Marchi Gherini
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados