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2nd Anti-Corruption Asia Congress Announces US Department of Justice Speaker

US DOJ to talk about Asian-based FCPA prosecutions at the Anti-Corruption Asia Congress 2009

Hong Kong, China (December 11, 2008) / — US Department of Justice is now confirmed to speak at the 2nd Annual Anti-Corruption Asia Congress between 19-22 January 2009 in Hong Kong. Assistant United States Attorney, Jim Lord, will be present at the congress to provide participants with a keynote case review of recent and noteworthy Asian-based FCPA investigations and prosecutions, what lessons they can learn from DoJ and to answer questions on FCPA related matters.

Beacon is also announcing the addition of two newly confirmed case studies from:

- Arthur Hui, General Counsel - Asia, TYCO International Asia
- Bobby Butler, Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer, Universal Weather & Aviation & Chairman of the Board, International Compliance Professionals Association

More details can be found on the website at

About Beacon Events
Beacon Events, previously Institute for International Research (IIR) Asia, is an international business services company focused on conferences, exhibitions and management training.

Beacon Events has an expanding portfolio of large-scale events which cope with the challenges arising from different business communities:
Transport and logistics
Real estate and facilities
Mining and energy
Legal, anti-corruption and ethics

Support from strategic partners - industry associations and leaders, government organizations, media and publications - make our events the not-to-be-missed industry gatherings for intelligence, business development and networking.

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