White Collar Crime in a Nutshell

Authors: Podgor, Ellen S. / Israel, Jerold H.
Edition: 4th
Copyright Date: 2009
  • Publication Date: May 11th, 2009
  • ISBN: 9780314184870
  • Subject: White Collar Crime
  • Series: Nutshells
  • Type: Overviews
  • Description: This text provides a broad overview of white collar crime, including procedural and evidentiary issues. It covers specific offenses such as mail and bank fraud, securities fraud, obstruction of justice, bribery, the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, and computer crimes. It covers procedural topics such as those related to grand jury and administrative agency investigations, self-incrimination, and parallel proceedings. It also discusses punishment and sanctions for white collar crimes.