(English) FCPA Alert: U.S. Government Still Contends That The FCPA Applies Extraterritorially

(English) In its recent and widely publicized opinion in United States v. Hoskins, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (New York) held that criminal liability under the FCPA should not apply to a nonresident foreigner if the crime was not committed within the U.S. and the individual was not an officer, director, employee, or stockholder of an American company, or otherwise had no agency relationship with a U.S. person…