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London 2012 Olympic Games

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom
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  • October 20 2011

Historically Olympic boxing competitions have battled repeated allegations of corruption

Investigation into alleged £2 billion UK-Saudi contract may be blocked

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom
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  • October 20 2011

It has been alleged that bribes were accepted by the Saudi royal family from military defence company GPT, a British subsidiary of EADS, in return for securing a £2 billion Saudi Arabian contract to provide communications and cyberwarfare capability

News Corp

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • October 20 2011

U.S. Prosecutors have reportedly sent News Corp. a letter requesting information about alleged payments its U.K. tabloid newspapers made to British police for tips

Tabloid bribe inquiry

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 18 2011

Senior reporter from the Sun, Mr Jamie Pyatt, has been arrested by detectives investigating corrupt payments between journalists and police officers

London sport-fixing case

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 18 2011

The trial took place in October of three Pakistan cricketers Mr Mohammad Asif, Mr Mohammad Amir and Mr Salman Butt, whom it was alleged had been bribed by Mr Mazhar Majeed to bowl no balls on particular balls of the match for the benefit of a betting scheme

Former Innospec Inc executive charged

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • November 18 2011

Former Innospec Inc executive, Dr David Turner, was charged at a London court for allegedly bribing Iraqi and Indonesian officials between 2002 and 2008 to secure government contracts

“SFO confidential” is now live

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 22 2011

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is an independent Government department that investigates and prosecutes serious or complex fraud, and corruption

Two more charged in Innospec probe

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 22 2011

Former chief executive of Associated Octel Corp. (subsequently renamed Innospec Ltd), Mr Dennis Kerrison, and his successor, Mr Paul Jennings, were charged at a London court with two counts of conspiracy to corrupt

Rail executive and wife commit suicide after being caught taking bribes

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 19 2012

Following the conclusion of criminal proceedings and the recent lifting of reporting restrictions, it is reported that a railway executive, Mr Anthony Burgess, and his wife, Mrs Marian Burgess, killed themselves at their home in January 2009, after Mr Burgess allegedly took bribes from two contractors

UK journalists arrested for alleged bribes to police

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 20 2012

Four current and former journalists from The Sun have been arrested for allegedly paying police for information