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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 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


Anti-corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Bangladesh, Bulgaria, China, Georgia, Greece, India, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 22 2012

Last month Tyco International Ltd. agreed to pay $26.8 million to resolve U.S. charges that it paid bribes to officials of foreign governments and misreported such payments, in violation of the FCPA


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


Rail executive and wife commit suicide after being caught taking bribes
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 19 2012

Following the conclusion of criminal proceedings and the recent lifting of reporting restrictions, it is reported that a railway executive, Mr Anthony Burgess, and his wife, Mrs Marian Burgess, killed themselves at their home in January 2009, after Mr Burgess allegedly took bribes from two contractors


SFO prevails in first contested overseas corruption trial
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • June 18 2014

The U.K.'s Serious Frauds Office prevailed in its first overseas corruption trial, securing a jury verdict in its favor and against two former


This week in securities litigation (week ending November 30, 2013)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 1 2013

This week the SEC and the DOJ filed FCPA Actions against oil services company Weatherford International. The company became the newest member of the


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


This week in securities litigation (week ending March 21, 2014)
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 20 2014

The Commission improved its trial record this week, prevailing in a ten day jury trial centered on fraud in connection with the sale of mortgage


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