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Joshua D. Davey Discusses DOJ Policy Shift Toward Corporate Wrongdoing for ABA Practice Points

November 19, 2015

Charlotte Financial Services partner Joshua Davey wrote an article published by the ABA in its Oct. 28, 2015 Insurance Practice Points . In “DOJ Policy Shift Will Have Significant Effect on D&O Claims,” Davey considers the policy implications of the recent memorandum from Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillan Yates (The “Yates Memo”) on corporate wrongdoing. He examines how the Yates Memo reveals a policy shift in the Department of Justice’s approach to holding individual corporate executives accountable for corporate misconduct. He also discusses significant implications this changing approach could have on coverage under directors and officers liability policies