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Anti-corruption update - November 2012
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Austria, Croatia, France, Ireland, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kenya, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 27 2012

The investigation of Wal-Mart’s potential FCPA violations has expanded beyond Mexican borders


This week in securities litigation (week ending June 6, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 5 2014

The SEC had mixed results in court this week. A Manhattan jury returned a verdict against the agency in a high profile and long-running insider


A tale of two Ponzi schemes
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 19 2012

Ponzi schemes seem to be everywhere


This week in securities litigation (week ending May 30, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 29 2014

In a holiday shortened week, the SEC filed actions based on the malfeasance at a transfer agent, financial fraud, insider trading and investment fund


Anti-corruption update - May 2013
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Croatia, India, Kazakhstan, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 17 2013

Total SA, the French oil and gas giant, announced in its third quarter earnings release that it has set aside 308 million Euros ($398 million) to pay


Alstom directors refused permission to challenge SFO searches
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • France, United Kingdom
  • July 27 2011

Two directors of the French company’s UK unit have been refused permission for Judicial Review in order to challenge searches of their homes by the Serious Fraud Office (“SFO”


Senior BP executive allegedly took bribes
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 17 2012

BP’s global chartering manager, Mr Lars Dencker Nielsen, allegedly accepted cash payments in return for giving multi-million pound contracts to a shipping magnate


Anti-corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 21 2012

Several U.S. mayors are on trial for, under investigation for, or have just been found guilty of charges related to extortion and bribery. A brief rundown:


This week in securities litigation (week ending April 4, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 3 2014

High speed trading and insider trading were key topics this week. Author Michael Lewis released a new book on high speed trading and, in an interview


Anti-corruption digest - July 2014
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Argentina, China, Czech Republic, Tanzania, United Kingdom, USA, France, Greece, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain
  • July 21 2014

Two executives of oil drilling contractor Noble Corp. settled bribery charges with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission just days