US COURT SAYS FCPA DOESN’T APPLY TO FOREIGNERS WITHOUT US TIES

Law 360 reported on 24 August that a US federal court ruled that the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act doesn’t apply to foreign nationals without ties to US entities for bribery crimes that take place outside of the US, rejecting the government’s bid for a broad interpretation of the anti-bribery law in a case against a former Alstom SA executive.

https://www.law360.com/articles/945200/breaking-2nd-circ-says-fcpa-doesn-t-apply-to-foreigners-without-us-ties

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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