7/24/2014

Companies should perform a pre-acquisition evaluation of risk, including a review of internal audit, to help them lessen the threat of liability under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, lawyer Thomas Fox writes. Firms should gather as much information as possible before an acquisition, because they typically face a short post-acquisition time frame for conducting an FCPA audit as well as implementing an FCPA compliance program and training for compliance, he writes.

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