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Former Mueller Prosecutor Expects Stepped Up FARA Enforcement

09 Feb 2021

Brandon Van Grack spoke to about his decision to step down from leading the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) unit to join Morrison & Foerster, and how he sees FARA cases continuing to be a priority going forward.

“These are white-collar cases, so they take time to develop. But I think this year you’re going to see more FARA criminal cases being brought,” Brandon said. “And that’s a reflection of how, across the country in U.S. attorney’s offices and FBI field offices, these are white-collar crimes that are being examined and prioritized.”

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