May 2016

NEWS | GER | The US FCPA – Challenges and best practices for German corporations

ROXIN Rechtsanwaelte LLP in conjunction with Foley & Lardner LLP is hosting ROXIN Alliance lecture on "The US FCPA - Challenges and best practices for German corporations" at its Munich office on 20th May 2016

The US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has redefined the anti-bribery compliance function for multinational corporations across the world. The extraterritoral applicability of the legislation along with the rather aggressive enforcement by US authorities has mandated that corporations keep themselves abreast with developments.

The keynote speaker will be Mr. David W. Simon, who is a partner at Foley & Lardner LLP with wide experience in advising companies with regards to the FCPA. He has been Peer Review Rated as AV® Preeminent™, the highest performance rating in Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review rating system and was selected for inclusion in the current edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for criminal defense: white-collar law. David is also the founder and managing director of Foley Global Risk Solutions a comprehensive, technology-driven FCPA compliance solution.

Who should attend?

General Counsel, In-house Counsel, Compliance Officers, Head of Risk, Internal Audit, Internal Audit, Chief Financial Officers.


9.00 – 9.30  Significance of international anti-corruption law for German corporations by Dr. Karl Sidhu (Roxin Reschantwalte LLP)

9.30 – 10.30  The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) – Basics and Extraterritorial Jurisdiction outside the United States by Mr David W. Simon (Foley & Lardner LLP).

10.30 – 11.00  Coffee break

11.00 – 12.00  The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) – Enforcement Developments and Compliance Strategies by Mr. David W. Simon (Foley & Lardner LLP).

12.00 – 12.30  Questions and discussion


For more information about the lecture and to RSVP please contact Mr. Andreas Minkoff (

Date 20th May 2016
Venue Brienner Straße 9
80333 München
Time 9:00 – 12:30 Hrs