Philadelphia partner Mary P. Hansen was recently quoted in a Bloomberg BNA White Collar Crime Report article titled, “How the Yates Memo Will Play Out Depends on What Attorney You Ask.”

The article discussed the various effects of the new prosecution guidelines recently released by the Justice Department. The policy, which focuses on how a corporation can receive cooperation credit for alleged misconduct, was laid out in a memorandum sent to prosecutors around the country.

In a phone interview, Mary said the new policy is ‘‘more than just puffery, and the DOJ has been given its marching orders.’’ She added, ‘‘One thing that concerns me about memo is not so much the focus on individuals, but to companies that they have to turn over individuals to get cooperation credit.’’

Read “How the Yates Memo Will Play Out Depends on What Attorney You Ask” here.

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