Andrew Ceresney, head of the SEC's enforcement division, delivered the keynote last week to the National Society of Compliance Professionals at the group's annual event in DC.
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As we said a couple of days ago, the traditional ancient duty of lawyers was advocacy, not enforcement. Asking lawyers to be the hall monitors for corporate America and beyond isn't an advocacy role. In fact, it conflicts with advocacy and, as we said yesterday, puts in-housers at risk.