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United States v. Sperrazza: An Appropriate Use of Federal Asset Forfeiture as Criminal Punishment
Topic: Corporate Criminal Liability
By Courtney J. Linn, a Partner with Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP in its San Francisco, CA office.
Legal Backgrounder, March 18, 2016, 4 pages
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Publication Summary:

Though valid objections can be made about the federal government’s use of its asset forfeiture authority, an Eleventh Circuit decision affirming a sanction for cash-deposit “structuring” is an imperfect vehicle for U.S. Supreme Court consideration of those concerns.
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