Welcome to the Law Library of FindLaw's Corporate Counsel Center. Here you will find a collection of law articles on a wide variety of topics, arranged by legal practice area. Generally, the articles in this collection are written by attorneys from a business counseling perspective.
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Taking the Fifth Amendment in Front of the Federal Grand Jury in Order to Protect White Collar Defendants and Their Papers
One of the most delicate tasks for the practitioner representing a witness or subject in a white-collar investigation is the tactical decision of whether to invoke the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination during the grand jury phase. This question can be even more complex in the case of grand jury subpoenas for documents. Two recent decisions by the United States Supreme Court, Ohio v. Reiner, 532 U.S. 17, 121 S.Ct. 1252 (2001), and United States v. Hubbell, 530 U.S. 27 (2000), indicate that its current members share, for the most part, an expansive view of the Self-Incrimination Clause.
The Trucking Industry Regulatory Reform Act of 1994 ("TIRRA") has accelerated the process of promoting competitio.
This article was originally published in the Outside Perspectives section of CCM -The American Lawyer's Corporate C.
This article reviews the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services? Office of Inspector General's (OIG) safe harbor regulations to the Anti-Kickback statute
Summary from the Department of Health and Humans Services of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996.