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WEBINAR: US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act: How to Stay Out of Trouble as You Expand Internationally
Price: FREE
Oct. 3, 2017 Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Pacific)
1 Hour
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Doris Nagel International Sales Growth Consultant
In this webinar, we review the core concepts of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), one of the most challenging laws for U.S. companies to comply with, and also one of the government’s most-enforced laws.

We start with a brief overview of the history and purpose of the law, and then discuss the basic provisions of the FCPA, including the “books and records” provisions. Following this, we discuss what constitutes a “foreign government official,” as well as the types of corruption that the FPCA does and does not cover, as well as ways that companies may inadvertently violate the FCPA. We discuss penalties and current enforcement themes. Finally, we present the elements of an effective FCPA compliance program and provide practical suggestions on how to avoid potential problems.

This webinar serves as overview for accounting, finance, tax, and treasury professionals who want an overview of this law or would like a refresher, as well as practical insights on how to avoid FCPA problems.

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Learning Objectives

After attending this event you will be able to:
Recognize the basic concepts of the FCPA and identify when FCPA issues may arise.
Identify who is and who is not a “government official” under the law.
Identify the types of corruption and bribery that the law is attempting to prohibit.
Recognize the steps necessary to create a defensible FCPA compliance program.
Recognize some of the penalties and other negative consequences of FCPA enforcement.

Speakers

Doris NagelInternational Sales Growth Consultant
Doris Nagel
International Sales Growth Consultant
Focused on small and mid-market companies in healthcare, FDA-regulated industries, and technology, Doris and her team have more than 25 years experience helping companies achieve rapid international sales growth. Whether using distributors, agents, e-commerce, establishing foreign offices, or partnering via licensing or acquisition, they can help you avoid the pitfalls others have run into and typically help their clients double their international sales within 2 to 3 years.
Moderated by Jennifer RobbinsIllumeo Webinar Manager
Moderated by Jennifer Robbins
Illumeo Webinar Manager
Jennifer is a marketing specialist and the webinar manager for Illumeo. She has been a part of more than 200 webinar presentations, supporting our expert presenters and Illumeo users alike. When she’s not moderating webinars, she’s creating and managing marketing content.

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