US Department of Justice Hires Corporate Compliance Program Expert

August 11, 2015

In a somewhat surprising development, press outlets reported last week that the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) has hired a corporate compliance program expert who will work alongside federal prosecutors evaluating whether to prosecute companies when employees engage in criminal conduct. The lawyer who will step into this newly created role is reportedly from the private sector and has substantial experience building compliance programs. He or she is expected to start within the next six to eight weeks.

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