A high official in a long-suffering country battles poverty, in his own way.
The agency says no court has ever required the government to prove the “specific identity and characteristics” of the foreign officials alleged to have been bribed.
Members of Congress pushed SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro to release final rules on two delayed provisions in a bipartisan letter.
The groups met in Washington, D.C. Friday to encourage transparency.
The son of Equatorial Guinea’s president allegedly used the proceeds of corruption to amass a large collection of luxury vehicles and Michael Jackson memorabilia.
David Edmonds, who will go to trial this month on foreign bribery charges, had proposed expert testimony discussing who qualifies as a foreign official under U.S. law.
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.