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Social media poses risks to companies

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global
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  • April 1 2010

Social media, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc., is an evolving and growing means of communication

Corruption digest

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global, Nigeria
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  • November 16 2010

It has been reported that Nigeria's FIFA executive committee member Mr Amos Adamu is alleged to have offered to sell his vote in the contest to host the 2018 Football World Cup

FIFA official banned for taking bribes

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 9 2010

Nigeria's Mr Amos Adamu, a high-ranking member of the body deciding which country hosts the 2018 World Cup finals has been banned for three years for taking bribes

Transparency international

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 9 2010

The annual Transparency International Global Corruption Barometer Report was published on 9 December

£3 million fine for UN sanction breach

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global, United Kingdom
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  • February 22 2011

On the 15 December 2010, Weir Group PLC ("Weir"), was fined £3 million after pleading guilty to breaching UN sanctions

Jamaica

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global, Jamaica
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  • February 22 2011

The prosecution service in the Hague is due to question politicians in Jamaica about bribes allegedly received from the multinational oil trader, Trafigura

FIFA

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 24 2011

Jack Warner, the former vice president of FIFA (“The International Federation of Association Football” in English), who resigned on 20 June 2011, has refused to assist in an investigation into alleged corruption against him and Mohamed Bin Hammam, who is the president of the Asian Football Confederation

Corruption digest

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global
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  • July 27 2011

The FIFA Ethics Committee under the chairmanship of Petrus Damaseb, a Namibian Judge has banned Mohamed bin Hammam from taking part in any kind of football-related activity at national and international level for life

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

Corruption digest

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • October 20 2011

In a recent annual review of the World Bank’s anti-graft unit’s work, it seems that many countries are failing to follow through with investigations of corrupt conduct referred to them by bank officials