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Tag Archives: Responsible Corporate Officer Doctrine (RCOD)

Who’s in Charge Here?

Executives face liability for crimes they don’t know about  Legal principles traditionally shield corporate officers and employees from criminal liability for violations by their companies in which they did not take part.  An exception is the Responsible Corporate Officer Doctrine, or RCOD, which holds executives criminally liable for corporate activities that occur on their watch—even if… Continue Reading