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Caldwell: Advances in Global Anti-Corruption Efforts

Jaclyn Jaeger | November 25, 2014

U.S. regulators increasingly are collaborating with foreign governments to fight bribery and corruption on a global scale, dramatically advancing the Department of Justice’s efforts to uncover and prosecute violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Leslie Caldwell, Assistant Attorney General for the Justice Department’s Criminal Division, drove this point home in recent remarks at the American Conference Institute’s International Conference on the FCPA. “Every day, more countries join in the battle against transnational bribery—and this includes not just our long-time partners, but countries in all corners of the globe,” she said. “[W]here appropriate, we discuss strategy and coordinate our use of investigative techniques, so that we can obtain the best possible results.”  

In her speech, Caldwell cited Japanese trading-...

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