U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan is the chair of the cybersecurity and intellectual property subcommittee of the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee.
As the head of Cybercom, Alexander is responsible for planning and carrying out operations to defend computers in the Department of Defense network.
Michael Daniel, the White House cybersecurity czar, came to the post after working 17 years at the Office of Management and Budget.
Three women and three men have been tapped to serve on the high-profile committee.
Why the same flawed legal framework for questioning of suspected terrorists?
The Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General has had a busy first month on the job, taking the lead on the high-profile confirmation of Assistant Attorney General Tom Perez, nominated to head the Department of Labor.
It is essential to produce honest answers, even if this reveals mistakes.
Eric Holder told CNN on Saturday that “everything was done appropriately” in the questioning of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Commentary: From Perez to Rice and Hagel, GOP using identical playbook to slur Obama.
Damon Martinez has served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney since 2001.
The former acting director of ATF under Bush denied knowledge of similar gunwalking operations during his tenure.
The “third branch” is involved in disputes of constitutional importance between the White House and Congress.
Federal prosecutors said Thursday that Bulger’s lawyers are making false claims that the gangster was granted immunity from prosecution for his crimes, without showing any evidence.
Commentary: Attorney General must decide whether Boston bomber could be executed.
Republicans lawmakers take another shot at derailing Perez.
The government ethics agency launched an inquiry into whether Minnesota U.S. Attorney B. Todd Jones retaliated against a subordinate, an issue complicating his nomination as ATF director.
Former FBI senior cybersecurity adviser Paul Tiao is leaving his post at the agency to join the privacy and data-security practice group at Hunton & Williams.
Is FBI focused enough on the real bad guys?
Attorney General Eric Holder said the department has transfered and allocated existing funding to avoid all furloughs scheduled to take effect this fiscal year due to the sequestration.
WilmerHale LLP was honored for Practice Group of the Year, with Kirkland & Ellis LLP taking top honors in the category FCPA Trailblazers. Kobre & Kim LLP was honored for Trial Firm of the Year.
Bipartisan mandatory minimum bill represents common sense reform that Holder should strongly endorse.
The general counsel for the House a told U.S. District Court judge at a hearing today that unless she steps in, the balance of power between Congress and the White House will tilt too heavily in favor of the president.
The Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee postponed the vote until May 8 following complaints from Republican lawmakers who have asked the Labor nominee to provide answers to more questions about his involvement in a disputed deal with the city of St. Paul, Minn.
The Justice Department unveiled its formal complaint against Lance Armstrong today, saying the cyclist violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service and was “unjustly enriched” while cheating to win the Tour de France.
Commentary: Bush’s chutzpah and Obama’s cowardice left us with the absurd arrangement we have today.
ATF Director B. Todd Jones said the agency would need 504 additional employees to meet its inspection goals.
Public defenders for mobster James “Whitey” Bulger have asked U.S. District Court Judge Denise J. Casper to schedule an oral argument on the matter.
Commentary: It’s ridiculous to call the bombs that went off in Boston “weapons of mass destruction.”
But Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, said the vote would take place on Thursday as planned.
ERNST & YOUNG LLP's BRIAN LOUGHMAN ON TRENDS IN GLOBAL FORENSIC ACCOUNTING: Loughman, the Americas leader of Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services, discusses how increased government enforcement, awareness of corruption risk and an emphasis on proactive compliance assessments by corporations is driving double-digit growth in the New York-based practice he leads.
"Former Congressman Renzi’s streak of criminal activity was a betrayal of the public trust and abuse of the political process.” -- Mythili Raman, acting Assistant Attorney General for the Criminal Division.