DOJ Chief Says Compliance Programs Aren't An FCPA Shield

By Erica Teichert (November 16, 2012, 7:51 PM EST) -- Top U.S. Department of Justice official Lanny Breuer on Friday rejected the notion that Foreign Corrupt Practices Act defendants should be able to use their compliance programs as a defense against criminal prosecution, saying that allowing such a defense strategy could dilute the progress already made against corruption....

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