HP first reached an FCPA settlement with the U.S. government in April over the conduct of three of its subsidiaries.
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A 32-year veteran of the Civil Division, Branda is filling the position left vacant by Stuart Delery, now acting Associate Attorney General.
A Freedom of Information Act request of Inspector General records reveals a “startling array” of transgressions that failed to result in firing or prosecution.
The Associate Attorney General was given a send-off from the Great Hall at Justice headquarters after five years helping to lead the department.
Although his identity can be found in news articles searchable via Google, a stigma associated with mental illness tipped the balance in the plaintiff’s favor, U.S. District Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson ruled.
Judge Amy Berman Jackson rejected the House Oversight Committee’s effort to force the attorney general to give a date for the specific policy decision used as grounds for withholding each disputed document from the panel. But she also asked DOJ to produce a privilege log for assessment.
Former Tax Division Attorney, And DOJ Spokesman Who Misdialed, Are Thrust On Stage of House IRS Probe
House Oversight Committee Republicans have accused the Justice Department of trying to keep Andrew Strelka from questioning, while Office of Public Affairs Director Brian Fallon makes a wrong call.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) called the situation “outrageous” at House Judiciary Committee hearing featuring Michael Horowitz, the DOJ’s independent watchdog.
The Serious Fraud Office charge sheet against Alstom is attached to this article.
Wal-Mart has been investigating a possible cover-up of foreign corruption violations since 2012.
Suh is the first high-level appointment announced by Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell, who is moving to put her stamp on the Criminal Division after nearly four months on the job.
The current Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Division will serve as the Justice Department’s acting No. 3 official after the departure on Sept. 15 of Associate Attorney General Tony West.
Public Integrity Section Deputy Chief David Harbach delivered the winning closing arguments in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.
West, the Associate Attorney General, and Durkan are two of the longest-serving Senate-confirmed Justice Department officials in the Barack Obama administration.
Top insider trading and cybercrime prosecutors leave the U.S. Attorney’s office in Manhattan for Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP and Debevoise LLP.
In an interview with Main Justice, Knox discussed his “difficult” decision to leave the department after 11 years, while defending the lack of a compliance defense for corporations facing prosecution. UPDATED
The commission later removed identifying case information from its whistleblower award order.
A cache of leaked whistleblower documents gave The New York Times its 2012 expose on bribery in Mexico and a subsequent alleged cover-up. They’re now in the hands of plaintiffs lawyers.