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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


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


Allianz SE
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Germany, Indonesia, USA
  • 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


Rockwell Automation, Inc
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2011

Rockwell Automation announced that it will forfeit $1.8 million in profits, plus $590,000 in interest, and pay a $400,000 penalty pursuant to a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC


Armor Holdings, Inc.
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2011

Armor Holdings, Inc. (“Armor”), the maker of military trucks, has agreed to pay $16 million to resolve claims that it bribed a United Nations official to win contracts connected to peacekeeping missions


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


Eli Lilly & Co
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2011

In an effort to solicit members for a class action, two law firms that represent shareholders in class actions against publicly traded companies are investigating certain officers and directors of Eli Lilly


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


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