U.S. Commerce Department to Increase Maximum Civil Penalty Amounts on January 15th  

by Melissa Proctor • January 9, 2018

As announced yesterday in the Federal Register, the maximum civil penalty amounts that may be assessed by the various bureaus, offices and agencies of the Department of Commerce will be adjusted upwards for inflation per the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended. What does this mean for U.S. companies? Briefly, the Final […]