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Thomas Fox

Thomas Fox has practiced law in Houston for over 25 years. He is now an Independent Consultant, assisting companies with FCPA and US Export Compliance issues. He was most recently the General Counsel at Drilling Controls, Inc., a worldwide oilfield manufacturing and service company. In this role, he oversaw the delivery of legal services for Drilling Controls on a worldwide basis, with current emphasis on FCPA compliance, export and commercial operations. He was involved with compliance investigations, audits, drafted policies and led training on all facets of compliance including FCPA, export, anti-boycott and commercial operations training. He was previously division counsel with Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. where he supported Halliburton’s software division and its largest division, then named Drilling Formation and Evaluation Division, worldwide.

Thomas writes, lectures, presents webinars and blogs regularly on the FCPA and other international anti-bribery and anti-corruption issues.

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What is a compliance professional’s worst nightmare? In this article by LexisNexis Top 20 law blogger Tom Fox, we look at how turning a blind eye can make a bad situation into a global, multi-jurisdictional, multiparty horror show...Full Article »
In his latest column, Tom Fox shows how company culture can grown mighty oaks from tiny acorns, and even get a tin can full of men to the Moon!...Full Article »
For any in-house practitioner or lawyer in private practice who represents corporations, I believe that identification, assessment and management of risk is the key service that you can deliver. Risk comes in all shapes and sizes....Full Article »
In this week's column, our resident legal eagle, Tom Fox, enumerates 7 capital sins that could doom your compliance programme to failure, and how to avoid them like the plague...Full Article »
Exactly what it says in the title - an assembly of Oil & Gas iQ's resident legal expert, Tom Fox's top 20 take homes on how to get compliance right in your business...Full Article »
In the second part of Tom Fox's analysis of the recently published Transparency International White Paper on "Anti-Bribery Guidance for Transactions", Tom Fox turns his attention to the proposed due diligence process for M&A transactions...Full Article »
In this first part of two, Oil & Gas iQ columnist Tom Fox assesses the recently released, in draft White Paper from Transparency International (TI), and analyses the key take-homes of anti-bribery policy in mergers and acquisitions...Full Article »
In this direct follow on from part I of his analysis of the The United Nations Convention against Corruption, Tom Fox and Mary Shaddock Jones continue their in depth analysis of the document...Full Article »
In this week's column, Tom Fox begins a two-part series on the attempts to invoke the United Nations Convention against Corruption in the FCPA context....Full Article »
In this week's column with energy lawyer Tom Fox, find out just how important due diligence can be when FCPA and UK Anti-Bribery Act compliance is concerned...Full Article »
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