Editors

Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Bill Steinman
Contributing Editor

U.S. News: Compliance Officer is hot job for MBAs

U.S. News and World Report said Monday that aspiring MBA students should consider a career as a compliance officer.

The recommendation was one of five career paths that “offer robust job growth, generous salaries and low unemployment rates, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.”

Susannah Snider, the Personal Finance editor at U.S.… Continue Reading

U.S. law prohibits contingent fees in government contracts, except to ‘bona fide’ agents

There is a long-standing debate over the benefits and drawbacks of using intermediaries to generate and retain business.

Numerous FCPA Blog posts have explained how agents and intermediaries can provide vital support to companies looking to break into foreign markets

At the same time, intermediaries may expose companies using them to significant risk by engaging in fraud or corrupt practices, with or without the principal’s knowledge.… Continue Reading