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Brooke Sgambati is a senior attorney in the firm’s Litigation and Government Enforcement and Investigations practice groups. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and arbitration, as well as the representation of companies and individuals in government investigations and enforcement actions.

The federal wire fraud statute, 18 U.S.C. § 1343, is one of the commonly used statutes in federal white-collar criminal cases. In our digital age, nearly any significant fraud or scheme could probably be charged as a wire fraud. But even expansive statutes have limits, as the Supreme Court held last year in an important