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The Africa sting cases
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2012

As previously reported, last month, upon the government’s request, U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon dismissed 19 indictments in the so-called Africa Sting cases


John O’Shea
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2012

John O’Shea, a former general manager of Texas-based ABB Inc. accused of FCPA violations and a cover up of payments made to officials of Mexico’s Comisión Federal de Electricidad (CFE) through a Mexican sales agent, Esimex, was acquitted of charges that he bribed officials of the Mexican state-owned electric utility in connection with trying to get a contract to build a “smart grid” in Mexico


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Italy
  • February 20 2012

Further to articles contained in the October 2011 and January 2012 editions of Corruption Digest, a Milan appeals court has set a hearing on February 18 to consider a petition by Mr Silvio Berlusconi to challenge the judges in a Milan trial where Mr Berlusconi stands accused of bribing tax lawyer, Mr David Mills


Pakistan cricketers’ appeal rejected
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Pakistan, United Kingdom
  • February 20 2012

Further to the report in the November edition of the Corruption Digest, former Pakistan cricketers Mr Salman Butt and Mr Mohammed Amir’s have had their appeals against their jail sentences dismissed by the Court of Appeal in London


Citigroup global marks, inc
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

The Commission appealed the determination by District Court Judge Rakoff to not approve the proposed settlement in this case


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


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • March 19 2012

Further to the January edition of the Corruption Digest, two former directors of a Swire Pacific subsidiary, Mr Lionel Krieger and Mr James Tam Ping-cheong have been imprisoned for three years and three months for conspiring to bribe former secretary for transport and public works, Me Ao Man-Long


U.S. v. Bizjet International Sales and Support, Inc
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2012

This is a case in which the company was charged in a one-count criminal information


Corruption digest
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Germany
  • July 27 2011

Bernie Ecclestone, the chief executive of Formula 1, has been named by prosecutors in Germany as allegedly bribing a former banker during the sale of the sport in 2006