• Multinational, Coordinated Resolutions for International Companies?
  • October 2, 2018 | Authors: Ronald W. Zdrojeski; Olga Greenberg
  • Law Firm: Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP - Atlanta Office
  • In announcing a $1.3 billion penalty against Société Générale S.A., including a $585 million penalty in connection with Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violations relating to the bribery of Libyan officials, the US Department of Justice for the first time announced it would credit penalties paid to the French authorities for resolving charges relating to the same conduct.

    In their article for the Fall 2018 edition of Partnering Perspectives, Eversheds Sutherland attorneys Olga Greenberg, Sophie Scemla, Ron Zdrojeski, Yvonne Williams-Wass and Leo Kogan review the significance of the announcement and discusses key takeaways for companies and their boards of directors.