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Angela Aguilar

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2011

In a related matter, the government has agreed to vacate the conviction of Angela Aguilar pending its appeal of Judge Matz’s dismissal of the indictments against Ms. Aguilar’s co-defendants, Lindsay Manufacturing, Keith Lindsey and Steve Lee

First charges under the Bribery Act

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 27 2011

After the Bribery Act came into force on 1 July, the first charges under the legislation have been brought

Corruption digest

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • Germany, USA
  • -
  • June 24 2011

A former board member of Siemens AG, whose name has not been disclosed, has been charged with breach of trust for alleged bribery in relation to winning a contract in Argentina, according to the Munich State prosecutors office

Businessman charged with corruption by SFO

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA, Vietnam
  • -
  • September 27 2011

Bill Lowther, a British businessman and former deputy chairman of Securency, is being investigated by the SFO in the UK for allegedly conspiring to corruptly pay for the son of the then governor of Vietnam’s state-owned bank to be educated at Durham University in order to secure a lucrative contract

BAE fined in “Tanzania contract” case

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • February 22 2011

On the 21 December 2010, BAE Systems Plc was fined £500,000 after the company admitted that it had failed to keep adequate accounting records

Sovereign wealth funds

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 22 2011

Sources are claiming that the SEC is investigating whether banks and private equity firms have violated the FCPA in dealings with sovereign wealth funds

Alcatel-Lucent

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 22 2011

French telecom company Alcatel-Lucent recently agreed to pay $137 million to settle an FCPA investigation by the DOJ and the SEC

Maxwell Technologies

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2011

Maxwell recently reported that it will pay $14.35 million to settle FCPA charges brought by the SEC and the DOJ

Trends

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2011

Anti-corruption enforcement activity is continuing to increase

Las Vegas Sands Corp.

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2011

Las Vegas Sands Corp. said it received a subpoena from the SEC requesting that the company produce documents related to its compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) according to a Bloomberg report