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Biomet Inc.

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2012

Medical device company Biomet has agreed to pay more than $22 million to settle charges by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as well as parallel criminal charges by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ

Corruption digest

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • Nigeria
  • -
  • April 16 2012

The Chairman of the House Committee on Capital Markets (House Committee), Mr Herman Hembe, and the Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), Ms Arumah Oteh, have been embroiled in controversy following mutual allegations of corruption

Smith & Nephew

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it has reached a settlement with London-based medical device company Smith & Nephew PLC to resolve charges that the company violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) when its U.S. and German subsidiaries bribed public doctors in Greece for over a decade in order to win business

Citigroup global marks, inc

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

The Commission appealed the determination by District Court Judge Rakoff to not approve the proposed settlement in this case

False audit opinion

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

In the Matter of Kempisty & Co., CPAs, P.C., Adm. Proc. File No. 3344 (Dec. 14, 2011) is a proceeding against the audit firm, its founding partner Philip Kempisty, and an employee of the firm, John Rubino

Halliburton Co.

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2011

U.S. oilfield services company Halliburton has disclosed that it is conducting an internal investigation after receiving an anonymous email regarding its Angolan operations

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

Sciclone pharmaceuticals

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2011

SciClone and certain of its directors and officers have agreed to settle the consolidated derivative lawsuits that were filed following the company’s announcement that it was being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) for possible FCPA violations

Embraer

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2011

Embraer, the world's fourth largest plane manufacturer, has disclosed that the DOJ and the SEC are investigating whether the Brazilian company’s activities in three countries violated the FCPA

Watts Water Technologies, Inc

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • China, USA
  • -
  • October 20 2011

Adm. Proc. File No. 3-14585 (Oct 13, 2011) is an action against the company and Lessen Chang