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Halliburton Co.
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2011

U.S. oilfield services company Halliburton has disclosed that it is conducting an internal investigation after receiving an anonymous email regarding its Angolan operations


Sciclone pharmaceuticals
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2011

SciClone and certain of its directors and officers have agreed to settle the consolidated derivative lawsuits that were filed following the company’s announcement that it was being investigated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) for possible FCPA violations


Embraer
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 18 2011

Embraer, the world's fourth largest plane manufacturer, has disclosed that the DOJ and the SEC are investigating whether the Brazilian company’s activities in three countries violated the FCPA


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
  • Mexico, USA
  • 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


Sovereign wealth funds
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2011

Sources are claiming that the SEC is investigating whether banks and private equity firms have violated the FCPA in dealings with sovereign wealth funds


The UK’s Bribery Act of 2010: the obligations and risks it imposes on US employers with business in the UK
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • February 21 2011

The UK Bribery Act is expected to come into force shortly


RINO International Corporation
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2011

RINO International Corporation ("RINO"), a Nevada corporation with all of its operating subsidiaries and affiliates based in China, recently disclosed in a filing with the SEC that it is the subject of a formal investigation by the SEC, including with respect to Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA") compliance


Maxwell Technologies
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2011

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (“Maxwell”) have settled FCPA charges with the DOJ as well as the SEC


Innospec
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2011

The SEC recently announced that Paul Jennings, the former CEO of Innospec, a global specialty chemical company, agreed to pay more than $229,000 in penalties to settle FCPA charges in connection with alleged bribes of Iraqi and Indonesian officials to win contracts