This edition of Regulatory Oversight spotlights recent RICO Report Podcast episode “Pattern of Racketeering Activity,” featuring two firm Regulatory Practice Group attorneys Chris Carlson and Mary Grace Metcalfe. In this episode, podcast host and White Collar and Litigation Partner Cal Stein sits down with Chris and Mary Grace to discuss the RICO element requiring a pattern racketeering activity:

  • Analyzing the definition of “pattern”;
  • The history of Supreme Court guidance on the element; and
  • Practical tips on how practitioners can attack the pattern element to defend their clients.

Transcript: The “Pattern” of Racketeering Activity (PDF)