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By Associated Press | October 2nd, 2014

The former FBI agent was allegedly trying to shield government contractor Michael Taylor from a kickback investigation.

By Stephen Dockery | September 29th, 2014

Plaintiff City of Brockton Retirement System failed to meet the heightened pleading standards of the 1995 Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, ruled U.S. District Judge Paul G. Gardephe in the Southern District of New York.

By Bracewell & Giuliani LLP | September 26th, 2014

An offensive use of FCPA involves a company pointing out an opponent’s FCPA violations for its own gain.

By Stephen Dockery | September 24th, 2014

Lawrence Hoskins posted a temporary $2 million bail to attend his son’s wedding celebrations in Australia and the U.K.

By Mary Jacoby | September 23rd, 2014

A resident at all relevant times of South Korea, the former executive seeks to challenge the charges without submitting himself to U.S. jurisdiction; indeed, he argues that the FCPA and Travel Act allegations don’t apply extraterritorially.

By ernst | September 23rd, 2014

Companies with an international footprint must create smart risk-based compliance programs that take into account the proliferation of new foreign anti-corruption statutes.

By Stephen Dockery | September 22nd, 2014

General Cable first disclosed its review of Angolan payments in January.

By Stephen Dockery | September 15th, 2014

William Pomponi pleaded guilty in July to conspiracy to violate the FCPA.

By Reuters | September 9th, 2014

GSK’s alleged bribery problems may be more extensive than initially thought.

By The Financial Times | September 8th, 2014

Alstom is being investigated by a number of countries for bribery around the world including the U.K.

By Reuters | September 8th, 2014

Rolls-Royce is under a bribery and corruption investigation for its Asian business dealings.

By Ropes & Gray LLP | September 4th, 2014

The SEC may be seeking to expand its authority with this enforcement action to establish precedent that the mere failure of a public company to have an adequate anticorruption compliance program could constitute a securities law violation. The settlement also shows that SMEs are no longer under the radar.

By McClatchy | September 4th, 2014

The government has a pending kelptocracy action against Chun Doo-hwan attempting to forfeit the former strongman’s assets.

By Bloomberg | September 4th, 2014

The SFO arrested two men in the corruption probe in February.

By Stephen Dockery | September 3rd, 2014

The opposition to Lawrence Hoskins’s motion to dismiss offers a rare glimpse into the government’s view of mostly untested areas of the foreign anti-bribery law.

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