Possibility of Individual Accountability Regime in South Africa?

South Africa recently introduced a new regulator and regulatory framework whose primary objective is to supervise the conduct of business of all financial institutions there. The Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) represents a distinct change in the country’s approach to regulation of its financial services industry. 

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History Repeats Itself with New Corruption Charges in China

Attorney Thomas Fox cannot believe how history is repeating itself with new bribery and corruption charges in China’s healthcare industry. Fox breaks down what happened, identifies the different types of bribery schemes that occurred, and provides red flags organizations should be looking for to prevent Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations in a multi-part blog series.  

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Increased Compliance Commitment by Managers Starts with T.R.U.S.T

According to U.S regulators, one of the most common reasons companies are citied for Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) violations is they have beautifully written compliance policies and procedures that are simply not implemented or enforced. Often, the regulators say, management is to blame either through a lack of commitment to a compliance program or sometimes even purposefully trying to circumvent it 

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DOJ Still Trying to Figure Out FCPA

When it comes to enforcing the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is still trying to figure it out. That’s according to Mike Koehler, professor of Law at Southern Illinois University, who is an FCPA expert.  

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3 Things You Should Know from the ACC's Top 10 on FCPA Compliance

The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) published an article in May focusing on the top ten things small corporate legal departments need to know about complying with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). While all ten are good to review, three stand out as critical to making sure your FCPA compliance program is more than just a written policy.  

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