Corporate Governance and FCPA Compliance: The Board's Duties and Obligations
Meeting Duty of Care Requirements, Facilitating Effective Oversight, and Minimizing FCPA Risks
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will guide counsel for corporations and boards on the board's duties concerning FCPA compliance. The panel will examine the board's role in cooperating with government investigations and self-reporting of potential violations. The panel will offer best practices for meeting the duties of the board and ensuring FCPA compliance.
- Role of board
- In compliance
- Cooperation with investigations
- Duties of the board
- Potential pitfalls
- Best practices for FCPA compliance
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What steps should boards and their counsel take to ensure proper oversight of the company's compliance efforts?
- What involvement does the board have in determining whether to self-report potential anti-corruption violations?
- What role do corporate governance failures or complacency have on corporate FCPA compliance? What policies should be in place so that the board meets its duty of care?
Kathryn Cameron Atkinson
Miller & Chevalier
Ms. Atkinson is the Chair of the firm’s International Department and focuses her practice on the design and... | Read More
Ms. Atkinson is the Chair of the firm’s International Department and focuses her practice on the design and implementation of custom-tailored international regulatory compliance programs. She advises clients on corruption issues around the world, compliance with the FCPA and related laws and international treaties. Ms. Atkinson performs compliance audits, trains company personnel and third parties, and works with companies to perform effective due diligence.Close
Jay G. Martin
Willkie Farr & Gallagher
Mr. Martin is senior counsel in the Litigation Department and the Compliance, Investigations & Enforcement Practice... | Read More
Mr. Martin is senior counsel in the Litigation Department and the Compliance, Investigations & Enforcement Practice Group. Formerly the Associate General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) at global oilfield services providers Baker Hughes and Baker Hughes, a GE company, he has over four decades of experience and is regarded as a leading voice on compliance and enforcement matters.Close