Top Three FCPA Compliance Mistakes by Newly Public Tech Companies

Legaltech News

03.25.2021

In this article, Jeffrey Lehtman and Marcus Childress, Member and Senior Associate at Miller & Chevalier, respectively, discuss the top three mistakes tech companies make in their rush to "go public" when it comes to Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) compliance. "Many of the companies pay little attention to implementing robust anti-corruption programs tailored to the company's business risks internationally," the authors wrote, adding that "technology companies that do not revisit their FCPA compliance program within a reasonable period of time following IPO run significant compliance risks."