Berg served as interim U.S. Attorney in Detroit from 2008 to 2010. As a staff attorney on an internal DOJ disciplinary review panel, he concluded that the failures in the botched 2008 Sen. Ted Stevens public corruption prosecution could not be pinned on low-level prosecutors alone.
City must reform or face federal lawsuit
A Government Accountability Office report found the Justice Department failed to act quickly to resolve complaints of retaliation.
But Feds Find Numerous Violations in Ferguson PD
Holder is promoting Mizer from a position as senior advisor to the Attorney General, where he dealt with issues related to constitutional law, national security, civil rights, civil litigation, antitrust law, as well as the Supreme Court.
President Barack Obama, along with soul legend Aretha Franklin, paid tribute to the third-longest serving Attorney General as Holder’s official portrait was unveiled.
The Senate will first address Department of Homeland Security funding, which has become a point of political contention in recent weeks.
To acting on ‘House Of Cards’.
Witnesses contacted about sexual misconduct allegations.
Outgoing AG wants lower standard for civil-rights offenses
Lynch used ‘John Doe’ defendants 58 times
The next battle is on the Senate floor, where the federal prosecutor from Brooklyn is still expected to have enough GOP backing to be confirmed.
The law firm is linked to a Bank of America lawsuit that was one of Tompkins’s biggest cases.
The former Associate Deputy Attorney General has been a partner in Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Field LLP’s New York office. He joins Deutsche Bank in April.
The Caplin & Drysdale member would succeed Kathryn Keneally, who left as the Tax Division chief in June to join DLA Piper.
The Western District of North Carolina’s top federal prosecutor will leave in March.
Opinion: As Attorney General Eric Holder prepares to leave office amid a legacy of aggressive national security leak probes, what will he do about a leak that many suspect may have been authorized by the White House itself?
Texas ruling blocking immigration executive action.
The Burlington, Vt., lawyer is a principal at Sheehey, Furlong & Behm.
A painting, believed to be a Picasso, was allegedly gifted to Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) president and FIFA executive member Michel Platini in return for his support for the eventually successful Russian bid for the 2018 global showpiece.
Jose Socrates, who was detained late Friday, was due to appear before a judge for questioning on Saturday regarding an investigation of suspicious banking operations and money transfers, according to a statement from the prosecutor’s office.
FIFA said its investigation found no corruption and has no reason to reopen the bidding process.
A federal judge will be assigned to oversee the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) proceedings in a kleptocracy probe against the family of former South Korea president Chun Doo-hwan, but it is unclear how productive the proceedings will be.
Top Foreign Corrupt Practices Act defense lawyer Laurence Urgenson participated in a teleconference Thursday about international enforcement of anti-corruption laws.
But the increased reporting obligations could be daunting for already overburdened compliance professionals.
The EY Executive Director of Corporate Compliance on how Brazil’s new Clean Company Act is expected to play out and what it means for U.S. businesses.
Former and current DOJ Fraud Section Deputy Chiefs discuss the pros and cons of speeding up foreign bribery investigations.
Q&A with Jose Francisco Compagno about expected new civil liability for corporations.
For the first time, companies would be liable in civil courts for the criminally corrupt acts of their directors, officers, employees and agents.
Director touts tech advances at Bank Secrecy Act monitoring agency.