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United States: Dispute resolution

Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Within: Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Arnold & Porter benefited from a number of significant hires in 2018, including Paul Fishman and John Fietkiewicz, who established the Newark office after serving as US attorney general for New Jersey and counsel to the attorney general for New Jersey, respectively. In Washington DC, Tirzah Lollar and Craig Margolis joined from Vinson & Elkins LLP and John Tan joined from Reed Smith LLP. Highlights for New York's Michael Rogoff and Manvin Mayell included defending Novartis Pharmaceuticals in several pieces of FCA litigation filed in New York and Massachusetts. The group has also achieved several successful individual representations. These include Washington DC's John Nassikas defending former Embraer executive Colin Steven, who received a non-incarceratory sentence following a DOJ investigation into a corporate bribery scheme related to the $93m sale of airplanes to a Saudi oil company. Amy Jeffress in Washington DC is recommended for national and international security matters, while Marcus Asner focuses on AML.

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  • The role of arbitrators in EU antitrust law

    In May 2014, it will be ten years since Regulation No 1/2003 entered into force. When the legislator of the European Union adopted this Regulation on 16 December 2002, its main objective was to decentralise the enforcement of the two main provisions of EU antitrust law, Articles 81 and 82 of the Treaty establishing the European Community (now Articles 101 and 102 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU)). Where do the arbitrators fit in this picture?

    - Arnold & Porter (UK) LLP

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