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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


False audit opinion
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

In the Matter of Kempisty & Co., CPAs, P.C., Adm. Proc. File No. 3344 (Dec. 14, 2011) is a proceeding against the audit firm, its founding partner Philip Kempisty, and an employee of the firm, John Rubino


Former Innospec Inc executive charged
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 18 2011

Former Innospec Inc executive, Dr David Turner, was charged at a London court for allegedly bribing Iraqi and Indonesian officials between 2002 and 2008 to secure government contracts


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


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


SEC enforcement the first deferred prosecution agreement
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2011

The SEC and Tenaris SA resolved a FCPA case with the Commission's first deferred prosecution agreement


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