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Parker Drilling Co.
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2011

A federal judge dismissed a case against Parker Drilling in which a shareholder accused executives of bribing officials in Kazakhstan and Nigeria


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


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


Smith & Nephew
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2012

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it has reached a settlement with London-based medical device company Smith & Nephew PLC to resolve charges that the company violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) when its U.S. and German subsidiaries bribed public doctors in Greece for over a decade in order to win business