Data Hack Was External, saysPanamaLawFirm
vals could muscle in on their business followingtheleak.“Theonlycrimethat has been proven is the hack,” Fonseca said. “No one is talking about that. That is the story.” He said his company had a staff of around 500, 300 of which work in Panama, but declined to comment on his law firm’s structure or franchises in other parts of the world.
He said business rules have tightened and that his company has adhered to them. “Fifteen years ago, due diligence didn’t exist and they are judging us by other standards,” Fonseca said. “This is a tropical storm, like the ones we have here in Panama where once it passes the sun will come out,” Fonseca said. “I guarantee you that we will not be found guilty of anything.”
SO IT’S NOT AN INSIDE JOB? A still from The Tailor of Panama