Each year, the program sponsors conferences, colloquia and roundtable discussions designed to bring together leading academics, judges, and enforcement officials.

Upcoming Events

November 9, 2017: No Turning Back: 40 Years of the FCPA and 20 Years of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention: Impact, Achievements and Future Challenges
Conference Co-Organized by the Fraud Section, Department of Justice, Securities and Enchange Commission, and the OECD Working Group on Bribery and Hosted by PCCE. Pre-Registration Required.

Join experts in a discussion of the FCPA and OECD Anti-Bribery Convention at a conference organised by the U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the OECD.  The conference will take place in New York on 9 November 2017 and is hosted by the New York University School of Law’s Program on Corporate Law and Enforcement. 

With the FCPA’s enactment 40 years ago and 20 years after the adoption of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, the global fight against corruption has changed forever. This conference examines the major impact of these ground-breaking instruments on corporate behaviour and law enforcement priorities. It explores the crucial role of cooperation between nations in investigating and prosecuting foreign bribery and the effectiveness of different approaches to corporate responsibility for bribery. The conference culminates with a discussion of the next era in FCPA enforcement and implementation of the Anti-Bribery Convention. Pre-Registration Required.

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Recent Events

Fall Conference 2017: Deterring Corporate Crime: The Promise and Challenge of Multiple Enforcers

September 25, 2017: Perspectives on Enforcement: Self-Reporting and Cooperation at the CFTC

On September 25, 2017, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m., James McDonald, Director of Enforcement for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced a new policy on self-reporting and cooperation.

SEC Roundtable with Jay Clayton, Stephanie Avakian, Steve Peikin, and Peter Driscoll
September 5, 2017

On September 5, 2017, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., the Institute for Corporate Governance and Finance, the Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement, and the Pollack Center hosted a panel discussion with the Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman, Jay Clayton, the two Co-Directors of the Division of Enforcement, Stephanie Avakian and Steven Peikin, and Acting Director of the Office of Compliance, Peter Driscoll. Professor Arlen and Professor Rock moderated the discussion, which focused on the SEC’s enforcement priorities.

Preet Bharara: Reflections
May 9, 2017

On May 9, 2017, the NYU Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement and the Institute for Corporate Governance & Finance sponsored an address by Former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara. To an audience that filled NYU Law’s Lester Pollack Colloquium, Former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara reflected upon his time as United States Attorney.

Spring Conference 2017: Expanding Individual Accountability for Corporate Misconduct
Keynote Speaker: Mark Steward, Director of Enforcement and Market Oversight, Financial Conduct Authority, U.K. View Mark Steward's speech here.
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SEC Chair Mary Jo White Talks about A New Model for SEC Enforcement
November 18, 2016
Read text of Chair Mary Jo White's Address here

Selected Past Events:

Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates, announcing the Yates Memo
September 10, 2015

The NYU Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement sponsored an address by Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates on the Justice Department’s commitment to ensuring individual accountability in matters of corporate wrongdoing.

The September 9, 2015 Yates Memo can be viewed here.  
Text of DAG Yates' Remarks can be viewed here.  
View Photo Gallery of Yates Reception Here.