About the Blog
FCPAméricas covers anti-corruption issues with an emphasis on matters that relate to Latin America. The blog features posts in English, Spanish, and Portuguese, written by FCPA practitioners with deep experience in anti-corruption compliance and enforcement. FCPAméricas provides technical commentary in a way that is relevant to seasoned anti-corruption practitioners and accessible to FCPA newcomers. For this latter audience, FCPAméricas also provides a primer on FCPA basics in all three languages.
Our readership data confirm the usefulness of this approach. Since its launch in October 2011, FCPAméricas has grown into one of the most-read FCPA blogs on the internet, averaging several thousand views per month. Our most frequently read posts describe unique corruption risks found in the region, suggest adjustments to compliance programs to respond to local cultures, and analyze regional anti-corruption developments. FCPAméricas readers tend to be professionals familiar with the FCPA and anti-corruption issues, such as in-house counsel, corporate compliance officers, and government and private sector lawyers. FCPAméricas also attracts a strong readership of non-U.S. lawyers and professionals interested in anti-corruption issues in Latin America.