New York, NY, March 07, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jonathan Scott, Assistant Regional Director, Division of Enforcement, Fort Worth Regional Office, U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “FCPA 2014: Compliance Initiatives and Trends.” This event is scheduled for March 26, 2014 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2014_FCPA_2014_Compliance.html
In a two hour live webcast, a panel of thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will discuss the significant issues and latest insights on what to do once your company or client is at risk of an FCPA investigation:
• The nature of negotiations with the SEC and DOJ for FCPA settlements
• How to calculate the gain from the alleged bribe for determining DOJ and SEC fine amounts
• Other factors that can significantly affect fine amounts
• How to manage an investigation and the risks and benefits of self-reporting
• Factors which can significantly change the nature of FCPA liability
• DOJ expectations and enforcement actions for 2014, and recent regulatory updates
About Jonathan P. Scott
Jonathan P. Scott is an Assistant Regional Director in the Securities & Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement, Fort Worth Regional Office and is a member of the Division’s Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Unit. In that role, he supervises a staff of attorneys and accountants who investigate cases involving the FCPA, as well as other potential violations of the federal securities law, including financial fraud, offering fraud and insider trading.
Prior to joining the SEC’s Fort Worth office in 2007, Jonathan worked for three years in the SEC’s Home Office in Washington, D.C. He joined the SEC after seven years in private practice with private practice in Washington, D.C. He also spent two years as a judicial law clerk, first to D.C. Superior Court Judge Harriett Taylor and then to U.S. District Court Judge Stanley Sporkin. Jonathan graduated from Boston University in 1991 with a degree in journalism and obtained his law degree summa cum laude from the American University, Washington College of Law in 1995. He is a member of the District Columbia and Maryland bars.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org