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March 23, 2023 | Media Mentions | Law 360

DOJ Sends Message To Counsel In Ericsson Plea Deal (paywall)

Julie Myers Woods explains how the “DOJ is clearly sending a message that this is a new era of corporate enforcement,” Wood added, citing chief compliance officer certification, focus on culture, more teeth in incentives to disclose individuals involved in wrongdoing and a higher bar on granting cooperation.… Read More

March 15, 2023 | Articles Media Mentions | Agenda Week

Internal Texts, Emails Increasingly Targeted in Lawsuits

What are the underlying risks of personal devices and the board of directors’ responsibilities to oversee these risks? Eric T. Young gave his perspective to Agenda Week, a Financial Times company, saying that companies are already expected to have robust compliance risk assessment programs and evaluate higher-risk products, customers and geographies under the U.S. Department of Justice’s and other agencies’ guidelines.

Therefore, companies should already “conduct background checks and investigations of companies and other third parties with whom they … Read More

March 13, 2023 | Media Mentions | Retail Boss

Retail Theft: 8 Loss Prevention Tips for Retail Stores

Retailers are facing increasing challenges in combatting retail theft. Cathal Walsh shares how to be more proactive in their approach by incorporating the use anti-theft technologies, including electronic article surveillance and radio-frequency identification. Read More

March 8, 2023 | Media Mentions | Bloomberg Law

DOJ Restocks Congress Liaison Team as Republicans Circle

The Department of Justice has reportedly hired several oversight veterans for its Office of Legislative Affairs (OLA) in anticipation of increased scrutiny from Republicans in Congress. Crystal Jezierski suggests in a recent article that the OLA will work to strike a collaborative tone with the House Republican majority that could help the DOJ prevail in a potential contempt of Congress lawsuit.… Read More