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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


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


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


Alba case adjourned
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 17 2012

Further to the November 2011 and March 2012 editions of the Corruption Digest, former Innospec executives, Dr David Turner and Mr Bruce Hall, appeared in court to face corruption charges in connection with the supply of alumina to Bahrain


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


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


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


Police chief in ‘no doubt’ officers were being bribed
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 16 2012

The Leveson Inquiry is currently looking at the media’s relationship with the police