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Parsing the Role of the New Compliance Counsel

Compliance Week

24 Nov 2015

James Koukios, former Senior Deputy Chief of the Department of Justice Criminal Division Fraud Section and partner in the firm’s Securities Litigation, Enforcement & White-Collar Defense Practice Group, discussed the role of the Fraud Section’s new compliance counsel. Mr. Koukios remarked that the counsel’s appointment might be a “double-edged sword” for companies, as she will not only bring “more realistic expectations” from an in-house perspective but will also help prosecutors ask tougher questions.



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