Are you in compliance?

Don't miss out! Sign up today for our weekly newsletters and stay abreast of important GRC-related information and news.


Status message

Start your free, no obligation 5-day trial to continue exploring with full access.

Justice Department Names Acting Associate Attorney General

Scuttlebutt | September 5, 2014

The Department of Justice has appointed Stuart Delery to serve as acting associate attorney general, as the agency’s third-ranking post awaits a formal nomination by President Barack Obama.

Delery, who has served as head of the Justice Department's Civil Division since March 2012, will succeed Tony West, who announced this week that he would be departing the agency, effective Sept. 15. Under West’s leadership, the Justice Department achieved significant results in several areas of enforcement, extracting more than $30 billion in settlements from numerous Wall Street banks resulting from mortgage practices leading up to the financial crisis.

Last month, the Department of Justice reached an historic settlement with Bank of America totaling $16.65 billion in...

Read this single article for $49, or click the subscribe button below to review subscription options.

Enjoy unlimited access to thousands of articles, browse five years of digital magazines, qualify for reduced admission to events, and more.