Thomas Fox – FCPA Compliance and Risk Management Attorney and Consultant
Thomas Fox has practiced law in Houston for 25 years. He is now assisting companies with FCPA compliance, risk management and international transactions.
He was most recently the General Counsel at Drilling Controls, Inc., a worldwide oilfield manufacturing and service company. He was previously Division Counsel with Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. where he supported Halliburton’s software division and its downhole division, which included the logging, directional drilling and drill bit business units.
Tom attended undergraduate school at the University of Texas, graduate school at Michigan State University and law school at the University of Michigan.
Tom writes and speaks nationally and internationally on a wide variety of topics, ranging from FCPA compliance, indemnities and other forms of risk management for a worldwide energy practice, tax issues faced by multi-national US companies, insurance coverage issues and protection of trade secrets.
Thomas Fox can be contacted via email at email@example.com or through his website www.tfoxlaw.com.
Follow this link to see all of his articles. Tom also writes a regular column on CCI called Compliance Nuts & Bolts.
CCOs have a big job, no question. In addition to developing and strengthening the compliance program and remaining attentive to ethical concerns throughout the organization, the CCO has the responsibility of managing his bench of compliance practitioners. Given the egos often prevalent among top talent, this is no small feat...
The late, great mystery writer Ruth Rendell was known for challenging human bias. As a result, her writing felt fresh while her contemporaries' novels were often formulaic and predictable. In the world of compliance, overcoming human bias when seeking solutions is even more important. Tom Fox explores how compliance practitioners can perfect their decision making.
FCPA practitioners often focus only on DOJ enforcement issues. This article provides a deep dive into some of the key differences between DOJ enforcement of the FCPA with that of the SEC.
Mr. Spock and his pursuit of logic inform today’s blog post. Every compliance practitioner is aware of the need for a risk assessment in any best practices compliance program; whether that program is based on the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), UK Bribery Act or some other compliance law or regime.