Hyman Phelps and McNamara
Firm Publications

The Park Criminal Liability Doctrine: Is it Dead or is it Awakening?
September/October 2009

The so-called Park doctrine allows the government to seek a misdemeanor conviction against company officials for alleged violations of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) - even if a corporate official was unaware of the violation - if the official was in a position of authority to prevent or correct the violation and did not do so.

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