A Conversation with The Wall Street Journal: Lessons from Recent Compliance Failures
On June 25, 2020, V&E partner Fry Wernick spoke on a Wall Street Journal / Dow Jones Risk & Compliance panel entitled, “Lessons from Recent Compliance Failures.” As the most recently departed supervisor of DOJ’s Criminal Fraud Section and supervisor of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Unit, Fry provided valuable insight into a number of topics.
View the full hour-long video recording and presentation here to learn more about:
- DOJ’s recent edits to its guidance on “Evaluating Corporate Compliance Programs”;
- Lessons learned from recent compliance failures and successes in connection with DOJ and the SEC’s recent enforcement actions against Airbus, Eni and others; and
- The effects that the COVID-19 pandemic have had on compliance professionals and in-house counsel and how this will affect the government’s expectations moving forward.
This information is provided by Vinson & Elkins LLP for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended, nor should it be construed, as legal advice.