The long-running Canadian SNC Lavalin bribery case has ended with a guilty plea to one count of fraud for a subsidiary and an eight-and-a-half year prison sentence for an executive. As Mark Coakley of our sister publication Policy and Regulatory Report (PaRR) reports in a guest article, the case sends mixed signals for the future of Canadian anti-corruption enforcement, which has yet to see a DPA. See “DPAs Go North: Modernizing Bribery and Corruption Enforcement in Canada
” (Jul. 11, 2018).