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Is a Follow-On Lawsuit an End-Run Around the Absence of an FCPA Private Right of Action?

There is no private right of action under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), but plaintiff shareholders nevertheless frequently file follow-on civil actions in the wake of FCPA allegations against a company. Are these follow-on civil actions just an end run around the FCPA’s lack of a private right of action? That is the question … Continue Reading
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