Category: Events

Webinar — The Anti-Money Laundering Act: Enforcement and Compliance Implications

Webinar: The Anti-Money Laundering Act — Enforcement and Compliance Implications March 4, 2021, 12 Noon EST Sign Up Here The Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2020 (AMLA) was enacted on Jan. 2, 2020, when Congress overrode President Donald Trump’s veto of the National Defense Authorization Act. The AMLA is the most significant revision of U.S. anti-money laws since the USA PATRIOT Act in 2001. The AMLA:...

Rescheduled Webinar: 2020 FCPA Enforcement and Compliance Review

2020 FCPA Enforcement and Compliance Trends January 12, 2021, 12 Noon EST Sign Up HERE FCPA enforcement in 2020 was a record year. The Justice Department collected a record-setting amount of criminal fines for anti-corruption violations, while continuing its aggressive criminal indictment of individuals for FCPA and other criminal offenses. In this webinar, Michael Volkov reviews FCPA enforcement and compliance issues for 2020.

New Year Webinars: 2020 FCPA and OFAC Enforcement and Compliance Reviews

2020 FCPA Enforcement and Compliance Trends January 5, 2021, 12 Noon EST Sign Up HERE 2020 OFAC Enforcement and Compliance Trends January 6, 2021, 12 Noon EST Sign Up HERE For FCPA enforcement, 2020 was a record year. The Justice Department collected a record-setting amount of criminal fines for anti-corruption violations, while continuing its aggressive criminal indictment of individuals for FCPA and other criminal offenses....

Webinar: Monitoring Your Third Parties — Digging into Distributor and Agent Risks

Webinar: Monitoring Your Third Parties — Digging into Distributor and Agent Risks December 15, 2020, 12 Noon EST Sign Up HERE Government enforcement actions against companies for anti-corruption, sanctions, money laundering and accounting misconduct often focus on third-party risks. And for good reason — government enforcement actions almost always cite third-party misconduct and complicity in illegal schemes to pay bribes, circumvent sanctions and launder money....

Webinar: Antitrust Enforcement and Compliance Trends

Webinar: Antitrust Enforcement and Compliance Trends December 1, 2020 12 Noon EST Sign up HERE The Justice Department Antitrust Division’s criminal enforcement program has been gaining steam. DOJ has focused on the generic pharmaceutical industry, chicken processing, Florida-based oncology treatment and recently launched its procurement collusion task force. For many global companies, criminal antitrust enforcement is a significant risk. It is important that global companies...

Webinar: The Nuts and Bolts of OFAC Sanctions Compliance

Webinar: The Nuts and Bolts of OFAC Sanctions Compliance November 19, 2020 at 12 Noon EST Sign up HERE. The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) maintains a variety of sanctions programs, which can all vary in their scope and requirements. However, while OFAC sanctions can be complicated, ensuring compliance doesn’t have to be. Regardless of the program, understanding the fundamental...

Webinar: The Importance of an Ethical Culture

Webinar: The Importance of an Ethical Culture November 10, 2020, 12 Noon EST Sign up HERE. Business leaders, politicians, shareholders, the public and other stakeholders are demanding that companies adhere to and implement measures to promote and advance an ethical culture. In the face of egregious corporate scandals and aggressive government enforcement programs, companies have to devote resources and attention to their corporate cultures. Government...

Webinar: 2020 FCPA Enforcement and Compliance Review

Webinar: 2020 FCPA Enforcement and Compliance Review October 13, 2020, 12 Noon EST Sign Up HERE Despite the pandemic and disruptions to the global economy, the Justice Department and the Securities and Exchange Commission have resumed their aggressive enforcement of the FCPA. DOJ has continued its pace of corporate prosecutions while continuing to increase individual criminal prosecutions. DOJ and the SEC also issued a revised...

Webinar: Speak Up – How to Foster a Culture of Compliance

Webinar: Speak Up – How to Foster a Culture of Compliance September 17, 2020, 12 PM EST Sign Up Here. A Speak Up culture empowers everyone in the organization to be the “eyes and ears” of compliance, communicating important information on potential problems before they spiral out of control. This type of culture is an integral part of a best-in-class compliance program, however creating it...

Webinar: FCPA Compliance — Acquisitions, Integration & FCPA Audits

Webinar: FCPA Compliance — Acquisitions, Integration & FCPA Audits Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 12 Noon EST SIGN UP HERE In general, when a company acquires another company, the successor company can be liable for the acquired company’s activities prior to acquisition. The U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) have administered Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) enforcement actions against successor...