In this article, Partner Brandon D. Fox examines the US Department of Justice’s recent efforts to resolve multinational criminal and regulatory investigations. Mr. Fox explains that the DOJ has indicated a desire to resolve cases in ways that will prevent companies from being unfairly penalized by multiple countries. “This is an encouraging development that companies will welcome as signaling greater fairness and transparency,” he writes.
A member of the firm's Investigations, Compliance and Defense Practice, Mr. Fox handles a wide array of white-collar matters in Los Angeles, across California and nationwide. Mr. Fox is the former Chief of the Public Corruption and Civil Rights Section of the US Attorney's Office in Los Angeles and regularly represents clients in investigations, compliance matters and trials.