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“Is South Africa the New Brazil?” Global Investigations Review

In this article, Jenner & Block Partners David C. Lachman and Nicholas R. Barnaby explore the implications for anti-corruption enforcement of the scandal involving former South African President Jacob Zuma, who resigned in February and has since been prosecuted for corruption.  “These developments increase the likelihood that companies with exposure to South Africa – especially those dealing with state-owned enterprises – may face Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigations,” the authors observe.