We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 11-20 of 25

Allianz SE
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA, Germany, Indonesia
  • October 20 2011

Allianz SE, Europe’s largest insurer, is reportedly close to reaching a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission over allegations that it paid bribes in Indonesia in order to win insurance business


Layne Christensen Company
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2011

Layne Christensen is another company facing an investigation by a law firm that represents shareholders in class actions against publicly traded companies


Diageo
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2011

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged one of the world’s largest producers of premium alcoholic beverages with widespread violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) stemming from more than six years of improper payments to government officials in India, Thailand, and South Korea


Parametric technology corp.
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • China, USA
  • September 27 2011

In an SEC filing, Massachusetts-based software company Parametric Technology Corp. disclosed that it has notifed the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the SEC that it is conducting an internal investigation into possible FCPA violations by its business partners in China


Goldman Sachs
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • September 27 2011

In an SEC filing, Goldman Sachs acknowledged that the SEC is looking into whether the bank violated the FCPA


Prosecutions
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2010

The SEC has filed charges against Veraz Networks, Inc., a Californian telecommunications company, for FCPA violations. According to the complaint filed, the violations relate to improper payments made to foreign officials in China and Vietnam to win business


Investigations
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2010

Since the report in the June Corruption Digest, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has commenced its controls compliance investigation of pharmaceutical and other companies doing business in or with countries designated as state sponsors of terror


Settlements
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2010

A joint venture between Snamprogetti Netherlands B.V (Snamprogetti), Kellogg Brown & Root Inc. (KBR), Technip S.A (Technip) and the Japanese engineering and construction company (JGC) was formed to bid for and to obtain engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts worth more than $6 billion in Nigeria


Legislation
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2010

New whistle-blower program that could lead to huge cash rewards for individuals who provide information about securities law violations to the SEC, including violations of the FCPA


ABB
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA, Mexico
  • October 22 2010

In late September, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) charged Zurich, Switzerland-based ABB with various violations of the FCPA