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Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement

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Just published on the NYU Compliance and Enforcement Blog: “Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement” by Laurent Cohen-Tanugi. Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement    

Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement

News

Just published on the NYU Compliance and Enforcement Blog: “Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement” by Laurent Cohen-Tanugi. Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement    

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi ranked among top firms by Legal 500

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Laurent Cohen-Tanugi Avocats was ranked by Legal 500 as one of the top law firms practicing in the field of compliance in France in 2019.

Conference on democracy and the rise of popularism

Events

A conference and cocktail reception was held in honor of Laurent Cohen-Tanugi at the Cercle de l’Union Interalliée on March 25, 2019. During the event, Mr. Cohen-Tanugi spoke about his recently published book Résistances, la démocratie à l’épreuve and discussed the inter-play between democracy and the rise of popularism.

“The Independent Corporate Monitor: Who, What, When and How? Feedback from Laurent Cohen-Tanugi”

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“The Independent Corporate Monitor: Who, What, When and How? Feedback from Laurent Cohen-Tanugi” in Revue Internationale de la Compliance et de l’Éthique des Affaires To read the interview click here.

Brexit : the beginning of the end?

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Laurent Cohen-Tanugi published an opinion piece on the latest developments in the Brexit Saga in the January 22, 2019 edition of Les Echos. To read the article in French, click here. 

Carrefour du droit – Speech by Daphné Latour on the developments in French anti-corruption law, November 2018

Events

Daphné Latour spoke about developments in Law Sapin II at the Carrefour du droit conference that took place on November 30, 2018.

Getting the Deal Through – Interview of Laurent Cohen-Tanugi – Anti-corruption in France in 2018, October 2018

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Laurent Cohen-Tanugi discusses key developments in the French anti-corruption regime during 2018, and provides insight into what French companies and companies doing business in France can expect in light of the first audits conducted by the French Anti-Corruption Agency.  Getting the Deal Through, October 2018 To read the interview, click here.

Business & Legal Forum – Laurent Cohen-Tanugi speaks about Corporate Monitoring in France, October 2018

Events

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi spoke about the developing role of compliance monitors in France in light of the US experience at the Business and Legal Forum for Ethics and Performance. His panel took place on October 18, 2018 at Hotel des Arts et Métiers, Paris. To find out more, click here.

Europartnaires Discussion with Laurent Cohen-Tanugi : Can democracy become illiberal ?, October 2018

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Europartenaires organized a discussion with Laurent Cohen-Tanugi on whether democracy can become illiberal on October 22, 2018 at the EU Commission Delegation to France. To read the discussion notes, click here.

C5 6th Conference – Anti-Corruption in France – Speech by Laurent-Cohen Tanugi, October 2018

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Laurent Cohen-Tanugi spoke on a panel about the impact of Law Sapin II on transnational corruption matters on October 17, 2018 at the Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel. For information, please click here.

Developments of French anti-corruption law two years after Law Sapin II entered into force, by Daphné Latour, September 2018

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Daphné Latour published an article in the October 2018 edition of Revue Lamy on the developments in the field of anti-corruption in France two years after Law Sapin II entered into force. To read the article in French, click here.

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, « Résistances – La démocratie à l’épreuve » (Editions de l’Observatoire), January 2018

Publications

Published on January 10, 2018 Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, « Résistances – La démocratie à l’épreuve » (Editions de l’Observatoire)  To read more, click here.

No Turning Back: 40 years of the FCPA and 20 years of the OECD Anti-bribery Convention, November 2017

Events

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi spoke at a conference on the FCPA and OECD Anti-Bribery Convention (New York University School of Law, November 9, 2017).

« Programmes de compliance : 10 bonnes pratiques observées en France », in A. Gaudemet (dir.), La compliance : un monde nouveau ?, November 2016

Publications

As soon as we talk about compliance, questions are raised : whether compliance coming from the United States is adapted to the French system ? “Good practice” in compliance : is it yet another theoretical catalogue ? Are these hard to achieve “good practices” are reserved for companies that are well advanced on the subject ...

Table ronde : FCPA, La France face au droit américain de la lutte anti-corruption, 7 juin 2017

Events

Panel discussion organized by the “Compliance officer” University Diploma at the Université Panthéon-Assas celebrating the publication of a book by Emmanuel Breen (Editions Lextenso): “FCPA, La France face au droit américain de la lutte anti-corruption”. To read more, click here.  

« La peine de mise en conformité » dans le projet de loi Sapin II : l’habit est beau, mais il a été mis à l’envers! »

Publications

Draft law AN n° 3623, 30 mars 2016 Short overview – J.-M. Brigant The removal of the deferred prosecution agreement from the draft of French Law Sapin II has already caused a lot of ink to flow. This type of agreement was in the draft version of the law communicated to the Conseil d’Etat but ...

September 16, 2015: Bertelsmann Foundation and the Embassy of France discussion: Vive la France! : Can the Fifth Republic Embrace Reform to Secure Prosperity in the 21st Century?

Events

Discussion entre Gérard Araud, Ambassadeur de France aux Etats-Unis, Steve Clemons, journaliste, et Laurent Cohen-Tanugi sur le sujet: “Can the Fifth Republic Embrace Reform to Secure Prosperity in the 21st Century?”  Pour voir l’invitation, cliquer ici.

September 16, 2015: Bertelsmann Foundation and the Embassy of France discussion: Vive la France! : Can the Fifth Republic Embrace Reform to Secure Prosperity in the 21st Century?

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Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, along with Ambassador Gérard Araud and journalist Steve Clemons, discuss how France can preserve its historical model for excellence. Click here to see event invitation.

September 24, 2015 : What’s Wrong With France? Discussion with Laurent Cohen-Tanugi and Adam Gopnik, Baker & McKenzie LLP, NYC

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The French-American Foundation invited Laurent Cohen-Tanugi and Adam Gopnik from The New Yorker to discuss Mr. Cohen-Tanugi’s new book “What’s wrong with France”, examining France’s current  situation and its future potential. To see the invitation, click here. 

June 10-11, 2015: 13th Annual IBA Anti-Corruption Conference

Events

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi was a guest panelist at this year’s IBA Anti-Corruption Conference, which took place at the OECD on June 10th and 11th in Paris. Mr. Cohen-Tanugi participated in the panel, “An international perspective on corporate monitorships,” in which he discussed his experience as an international corporate monitor. For more information about the conference, click ...

May 18, 2015: Video lecture by Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, “What’s Wrong With France?”

Events

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi presented his latest book, “What’s Wrong With France?”, at an event hosted by the France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies on May 18, 2015. Click here to see the whole video.

May 17, 2015 : Stanford China Law & Policy Conference

Events

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi participated in this year’s Stanford China Law & Policy Conference, entitled “Rule of Law with Chinese Characteristics,” as a featured panelist in the discussion about regulatory challenges in China. The conference featured discussions related to the various legal implications of a rising China. Specific topic areas included: a comparative discussion of the understanding ...

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi on “Le Grand Journal” – BFM Business

Publications

On January 15, 2015, Laurent Cohen-Tanugi was invited to speak on the TV show Le Grand Journal, presented by Hedwige Chevrillon, on BFM Business. To watch, click here.

“What’s wrong with France?” by Laurent Cohen-Tanugi – January 14, 2015

Events

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, (Grasset 2015) English Translation now available online. To read an extract, click ici. Click here to purchase.

Round Table at France-Amériques – February 2014

Events

In February 2014, Laurent Cohen-Tanugi and Emmanuel Breen co-organized and participated in a round table event entitled, « L’entreprise française face au Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) américain: gestion de crise et prévention. » Over 100 people attended the lively discussion about the interaction between French companies and the FCPA, which was hosted by France-Amériques ...

“The Extraterritorial Application of American Law: Myths and Realities”

Publications

Laurent Cohen-Tanugi, En temps réel, 2014. To read the English translation of  the article « L’application extraterritoriale du droit américain, fer de lance de la régulation économique internationale ? », click here.

“Corruption and Conflicts of Interest: A Comparative Law Approach,” co-edited by Emmanuel Breen (2014)

Publications

Click here to learn about and download the introduction from “Corruption and Conflicts of Interest: A Comparative Law Approach,” co-edited by Emmanuel Breen (2014).

Deferred Prosecution Agreements in the French Environment

Publications

French Title: “Le Deferred prosecution agreement américain : Un instrument de lutte efficace contre la délinquance économique internationale”, Laurent Cohen-Tanugi et Emmanuel Breen, la Semaine Juridique, 2013. To read the article in English, click here. 

“The Shape of the World to Come”, Harvard Law Bulletin, 2011

Publications

“The Shape of the World to Come”, Harvard Law Bulletin, 2011. To read more, click here.


last news

Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement

News

Just published on the NYU Compliance and Enforcement Blog: “Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement” by Laurent Cohen-Tanugi. Scapegoating: A Structural Risk in Current U.S. Cross-Border Corporate Crime Enforcement