The FCPA Blog goes ‘Above the Law’
Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 7:08AM
Richard L. Cassin in Above the Law, Austria, Dmytro Firtash, Mark Cuban, ReplyAll, Zach Abramowitz

We spoke last week with Zach Abramowitz, a columnist for Above the Law. The topic was the DOJ's failed attempt to extradite Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash from Austria.

The DOJ charged him and others in an $18 million bribe plot to win mining rights in India.

A judge in Austria said last month the charges were politically motivated -- Firtash is a pro-Russia Ukrainian -- and he accused the DOJ of fabricating testimony.

Zach Abramowitz isn't just a writer. He's also a former Biglaw associate and currently CEO and co-founder of ReplyAll. We used ReplyAll's nifty software for the Above the Law interview. It let's you post "live" interviews while they're happening. (Zach's interview with Mark Cuban lasted a week.)

Here's our exchange from Above the Law:

 

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Richard L. Cassin is the publisher and editor of the FCPA Blog. He can be contacted here.

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