Category Archives: Government Seizures
Civil Forfeiture: Can the Government Really Seize and Take Ownership of My Company’s Assets?
In 2017, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) reported more than $8.2 billion held in its forfeited-assets fund,  which is a $600 million increase from the $7.6 billion in the fund in 2016.  The cases brought by the government in 2017 show the government’s intent to continue aggressive use of civil asset forfeiture…. Read More »