Too big to jail : how prosecutors compromise with corporations / Brandon L. Garrett.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014.
365 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
United states vs. Goliath The company in the courtroom What happens to a prosecution deferred? The ostriches The victims The carrot and the stick Enter the monitors The constitutional rights of corporations Foreign corporate criminals The future of corporate prosecutions.
American courts routinely hand down harsh sentences to individuals, but a very different standard of justice applies to corporations. Too Big to Jail takes readers into a complex, compromised world of backroom deals, for an unprecedented look at what happens when criminal charges are brought against a major company in the United States.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-356) and index.