Tom Fox: Three enforcement weeks to remember – The FCPA Blog

Jay Rosen wondered in December if companies would be more inclined to resolve outstanding enforcement actions under the outgoing Obama administration or wait to see what might happen under a Trump administration. The answer is now clear.

From December 23rd through this week, DOJ and SEC officials have announced nearly $20 billion in fines and penalties. According to the Financial Times, this amount “exceeds the $15.3 billion from all criminal and civil actions in fiscal 2016.”

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