01.10.12 | Articles
Be Careful What You Wish For: How Deferred and Non-Prosecution Agreements Can Be Used in Civil Litigation
Bloomberg Securities Law Report
Criminal investigations of companies are commonly resolved through deferred prosecution or non-prosecution agreements which allow companies to avoid indictment and trial but impose a number of burdens, including a binding admission of wrongdoing. This article reviews the current use and impact of these agreements in parallel civil litigation.
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