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Mel Schwechter Talks to Compliance Week about New DOJ Guidance on Export Control and Sanctions Self-Disclosures

News / November 8, 2016

Partner Mel Schwechter is quoted in an article published Nov. 7, 2016, in Compliance Week. The article, “New Sanctions, Export Controls Guidance from DOJ,” discusses a new guidance document from the Department of Justice regarding voluntary self-disclosure by companies conducting internal investigations of sanctions and export controls violations. Schwechter says, “We’ll need to wait and see when the rubber meets the road how this is actually going to be implemented in practice. Companies will be looking carefully to see whether tangible benefits are, in fact, received from this.”

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