Overview of Asset Forfeiture

Dery, Alice W.
June 2012
Business Law Today;Jun2012, Vol. 21 Issue 21, p1
The article offers information on the forfeiture of assets of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in the U.S. It presents the utilization of asset forfeiture in prosecution of drug trafficking and organized crime and the different kinds of forfeitures including administrative forfeiture, criminal forfeiture and civil forfeiture. Moreover, it also presents an overview of the different types of transfer of assets to victims.


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