In the following guest post, Mark Sutton and Leah Barratt take a look at the proposed Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Bill, a piece of legislation currently pending in the U.K. Mark is a Partner and Leah is a Senior Associate in the Clyde & Co. law firm. A version of the article previously was published on the Clyde & Co. website. I would like to thank Mark and Leah for allowing me to publish their article on this site. I welcome guest post submissions from responsible authors on topics of interest to readers of this blog. Please contact me directly if you would like to submit a guest post. Here is Mark and Leah’s article.Continue Reading Guest Post: Failure to Prevent Fraud – the New Company Exposure
In an October 28, 2021 speech, Deputy Attorney General Lisa O. Monaco announced important changes to the U.S. Department of Justice’s corporate criminal enforcement policies. Among other things, Monaco laid out changes to the agencies’ corporate cooperation expectations and an increased emphasis on individual accountability. In the following guest post, Michael W. Peregrine, a partner at McDermott Will & Emery LLP, takes a look the corporate governance implications of the new policies announced in Monaco’s speech. I would like to thank Michael for allowing me to publish his article as a guest post on this site. I welcome guest post submissions from responsible authors on topics of interest to this blog’s readers. Please contact me directly if you would like to submit a guest post. Here is Michael’s article.
Continue Reading Guest Post: Governance Implications of New DOJ Focus on Corporate Crime and Individual Accountability