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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


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 - September 2013
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, Brazil, China, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Uganda, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 4 2013

Further evidence of the trend toward civil actions arising out of various governments’ anti-bribery investigations may be found in the case of


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


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 September 19, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 19 2014

The Commission continued with broken windows this week. Twenty Rule 105 short selling cases were filed in a group. Last week another group of broken


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 - June 2013
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 21 2013

French oil and gas giant Total SA has entered into a three-year deferred prosecution agreement ("DPA") with the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") to


This week in securities litigation (week ending May 2, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 1 2014

Chair Mary Jo White testified before Congress this week. Her testimony focused on the budget, reviewing the recent work of the agency. The Commission


Anti-corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 22 2013

Former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick has been found guilty of 24 charges ranging from racketeering to bribery. The verdict followed over 70 days of