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News Corp
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • October 20 2011

U.S. Prosecutors have reportedly sent News Corp. a letter requesting information about alleged payments its U.K. tabloid newspapers made to British police for tips


Tabloid bribe inquiry
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2011

Senior reporter from the Sun, Mr Jamie Pyatt, has been arrested by detectives investigating corrupt payments between journalists and police officers


London sport-fixing case
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2011

The trial took place in October of three Pakistan cricketers Mr Mohammad Asif, Mr Mohammad Amir and Mr Salman Butt, whom it was alleged had been bribed by Mr Mazhar Majeed to bowl no balls on particular balls of the match for the benefit of a betting scheme


“SFO confidential” is now live
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 22 2011

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is an independent Government department that investigates and prosecutes serious or complex fraud, and corruption


Two more charged in Innospec probe
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 22 2011

Former chief executive of Associated Octel Corp. (subsequently renamed Innospec Ltd), Mr Dennis Kerrison, and his successor, Mr Paul Jennings, were charged at a London court with two counts of conspiracy to corrupt


Prison officers allegedly took bribes from newspapers
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2012

Two high security prison officers at separate jails have been arrested for allegedly taking thousands of pounds in bribes from the media


OECD report on the SFO and the UK Bribery Act
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 16 2012

The OECD Working Group On Bribery highlighted the efforts of the UK in the anti-corruption area in a most recent report


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


New Serious Fraud Office director appointed
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 16 2012

Mr David Green CB QC will take over from Mr Richard Alderman as Director of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) on 23 April


BAE agree to give Tanzania £29.5 million
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Tanzania, United Kingdom
  • April 16 2012

The SFO, the Government of Tanzania, BAE Systems and the Department for International Development have signed an agreement to give £29.5 million plus accrued interest to educational projects in Tanzania