Silicon Valley Roundtable: Identifying and Mitigating Corruption Risks in the Tech Industry


22 Jul 2015 08:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Morrison & Foerster
755 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, CA

The discussion will highlight a number of key questions that compliance professionals at tech companies face, including:

  • What are the best strategies to mitigate the risks associated with the use of a sales channel?
  • How much diligence is enough, particularly with regard to a multi-tier sales channel?
  • How should a company identify and mitigate supply chain corruption risks?
  • How can marketing events and conferences be structured to best mitigate corruption risk?
  • How can companies minimize the risks associated with fast growth and movement into emerging markets?


  • Charles E. Duross, Partner, Morrison & Foerster, and former Deputy Chief in the Fraud Section in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, leading the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Unit
  • Stacey M. Sprenkel, Partner, Morrison & Foerster



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