Steptoe To Cough Up Docs In CCI Bribery Case

Law360, Los Angeles (April 16, 2012, 5:10 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Monday ordered Steptoe & Johnson LLP to hand over U.S. government communications sought by former Control Components Inc. executives in a bid to suppress potentially damaging statements made during the law firm's internal probe of client CCI's foreign bribery scheme.

U.S. District Judge James Selna ordered Steptoe to produce correspondence between the firm and the U.S. Department of Justice dating from Aug. 10 to Aug. 25, 2007, and concerning CCI employee interviews during an investigation into the company's suspected violations of...
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