New York, NY, February 14, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, announced today that it has scheduled a live webcast entitled: “What Anti-Corruption Compliance and Enforcement – Minimizing Risk”. This two-hour event is scheduled on April 29, 2010 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET.
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA") enforcement actions continue to be high priorities for the US Department of Justice ("DOJ") and US Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). Recent settlements emphasize the ongoing need for comprehensive and effective anti-corruption compliance programs, particularly relating to the retention and monitoring of third party agents, proper documentation of expenses and claims, and interacting with government officials. This session will provide critical insight regarding:
- Tools and best practices for preventing and identifying FCPA risks and potential violations of law;
- Practical steps for minimizing third party agent risk;
- Lessons learned from recent FCPA enforcement actions; and
- How to respond when a potential FCPA violation is discovered.
The Knowledge Group is producing a Live webcast which will explore the issues and concerns surrounding strengthened enforcement actions and will provide valuable information and analysis. The Anti-Corruption Compliance and Enforcement - Minimizing Your Risk Live Webcast is for: Executives, Compliance Officers, and Corporate Counsel.
Mitchell S. Ettinger, Partner, Co-Chair, Government Enforcement Defense and Complex Civil Litigation, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Daniel S Dorsky, Senior Compliance Counsel for FCPA, Tyco International
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About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. “We bring together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcast that study the impact of changing regulations and help businesses succeed through proper regulatory compliance.” To contact or to register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.