On July 3, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued the second edition of the Resource Guide to the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (the 2020 Guide), the first full-scope overhaul of the Resource Guide since its issuance in 2012. As with the original edition, the 2020 Guide will be an important desktop reference for all whose work touches this area, if not as the definitive word, at least to provide the current perspective of the key US enforcement agencies.

Click here to read Steptoe’s distillation of the top 10 changes to the 2020 Guide, along with a more detailed discussion of these and other updates.