U.S. District Judge Richard Leon, while acknowledging the former military supply executive’s “extraordinary cooperation” with prosecutors, said Richard Bistrong needed to serve some time to promote respect for the law.
Richard Bistrong’s thorough disclosures about his own crimes and undercover work in an FBI Foreign Corrupt Practices Act sting operation argue for probation, the U.S. says.
The high-profile informant, who helped the Justice Department run a massive, ultimately unsuccessful, foreign bribery sting operation has been scheduled to be sentenced.
The former vice president for international sales at Florida-based Armor Holdings entered his guilty plea in D.C. federal court Thursday. UPDATED: 6:22 p.m. Photos inside.
BEST FCPA LAWYERS PRACTICE GROUP OF THE YEAR. Main Justice held an awards luncheon in Washington, D.C., to honor top firms in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act arena. This video shows announcement of the finalists and winner in the Practice Group of the Year category.