On April 5, 2016, the U.S. Department of Justice announced a significant increase in its efforts to enforce the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

The DOJ’s three-step plan increases personnel dedicated to investigating FCPA violations, fosters international cooperation and coordination in ongoing investigations and further incentivizes companies to self-disclose FCPA issues.

We invite you to read this recent article (PDF) by Fox attorneys Patrick Egan and Ryan Becker, which details the increased enforcement measures.

Reproduced with permission from Corporate Accountability Report, 79 CARE, 4/25/16. Copyright 2016 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) <http://www.bna.com>