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Documents by Lawyers at this office
FIRREA Civil Money Penalties: The Government's Newfound Weapon Against Financial Fraud
Antonio F. Dias,Edwin L. Fountain,Alex P. McBride,Lawrence K. Nesbitt,Courtney Lyons Snyder, May 9, 2013
In recent years, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") has begun using the civil money penalty provision of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989 ("FIRREA") to investigate and prosecute persons suspected of financial fraud. Although FIRREA was...
Trends in Prompt Payment Acts Governing Private Construction Contracts
Necia B. Hobbes,John P. Miller, March 14, 2013
Prompt Payment Acts ("PPAs"), which the federal government and many states have enacted, generally provide legal recourse against owners or contractors who fail to meet payment obligations required by construction contracts. The number of PPAs governing private construction contracts is...
Looking Beyond Lead: Developments in Federal Regulation of Avgas Lead Emissions
Jeffrey S. DeVore,Thomas M. Donnelly,Naveen C. Rao, December 27, 2012
In a letter dated October 23, 2012, U.S. Representative Henry A. Waxman wrote to the Federal Aviation Administration ("FAA") Acting Administrator Michael P. Huerta urging him to accelerate measures to increase the use of unleaded substitutes for aviation gasoline ("avgas")....
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