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Potato supplier paid bribes
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 22 2012

The finance director of Cambridge potato supplier, Greenvale AP, has been convicted of paying £5million worth of bribes to Sainsbury’s buyer, Mr John Maylam, in exchange for securing a £40 million pound contract


Former Metropolitan Police detective arrested
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 22 2012

A former Metropolitan Police detective has been arrested by police investigating illegal payments to public officials by journalists from News International


Further arrests in tabloid bribery investigation
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

Further to articles contained in the November 2011, January 2012 and February 2012 editions of the Corruption Digest, five more employees of The Sun newspaper have been arrested for alleged bribes to police and other officials


News of the World bribes allegation
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

Further to the February edition of the Corruption Digest, former editor of News of the World, Mr Matt Nixon, has accused the tabloid of regularly authorising payments for information


Investigation into alleged £2 billion UK-Saudi contract may be blocked
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom
  • October 20 2011

It has been alleged that bribes were accepted by the Saudi royal family from military defence company GPT, a British subsidiary of EADS, in return for securing a £2 billion Saudi Arabian contract to provide communications and cyberwarfare capability


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


Policewoman arrested in media bribes inquiry
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 19 2012

A serving policewoman has been arrested over allegations that journalists bribed police for information


Former CEO of Alba charged with corruption and money laundering
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

Further to the article contained in the November 2011 edition of the Corruption Digest, former CEO of Alba, Mr Bruce Allan Hall, has been extradited from Australia and charged with corruption offences in relation to contracts for the supply of goods and services to a Bahraini company between 1998 and 2006


Fourth person charged in Innospec corruption inquiry
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

Further to articles contained in the November 2011, December 2011 and February 2012 editions of the Corruption Digest, former Regional Sales Director for the Asia-Pacific region for Innospec, Mr Miltos Papachristos, has been charged with corruption in relation to contracts in Indonesia


Four plead guilty in £16 million corruption trial
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

Following a joint investigation by the Serious Fraud Office and the Ministry of Defence Police, Mr James McGeown, Mr William Marks, Mr John Symington and Ms Carol Kealey have admitted their involvement in a case that involved the use of bribes to obtain £16.2 million worth of CCTV contracts in Northern Ireland