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Anti-corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, USA
  • September 17 2012

Canadian-based Nordion, Inc. has indicated to US and Canadian regulators that it may have uncovered possible violations of the FCPA and the corresponding Canadian anti-corruption statute, the Canadian Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act. Nordion, based in Ottawa, supplies medical isotopes and had revenue of $274 million in the US in 2011


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, Switzerland
  • August 21 2012

According to court documents released by Switzerland's supreme court, former FIFA president, Mr Joao Havelange, and former FIFA executive committee member, Mr Ricardo Teixeira, took payments from marketing partner, International Sport and Leisure (ISL


Social media poses risks to companies
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global
  • April 1 2010

Social media, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc., is an evolving and growing means of communication


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, Nigeria
  • November 16 2010

It has been reported that Nigeria's FIFA executive committee member Mr Amos Adamu is alleged to have offered to sell his vote in the contest to host the 2018 Football World Cup


Anti-corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 21 2012

Several U.S. mayors are on trial for, under investigation for, or have just been found guilty of charges related to extortion and bribery. A brief rundown:


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global
  • June 24 2011

Daniel Koellerer, an Austrian tennis player, has become the first player to be given a lifetime ban for attempting to fix matches


FIFA
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global
  • June 24 2011

Jack Warner, the former vice president of FIFA (“The International Federation of Association Football” in English), who resigned on 20 June 2011, has refused to assist in an investigation into alleged corruption against him and Mohamed Bin Hammam, who is the president of the Asian Football Confederation


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global
  • July 27 2011

The FIFA Ethics Committee under the chairmanship of Petrus Damaseb, a Namibian Judge has banned Mohamed bin Hammam from taking part in any kind of football-related activity at national and international level for life


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global, India
  • September 27 2011

A legislator has been arrested in relation to his role in an alleged cash-for-vote scam in 2008


FIFA official banned for taking bribes
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Global
  • December 9 2010

Nigeria's Mr Amos Adamu, a high-ranking member of the body deciding which country hosts the 2018 World Cup finals has been banned for three years for taking bribes