Australia - December 22 2011 Former Labour minister, Mr Ian Macdonald, will face an Independent Commission Against Corruption hearing over allegations that he accepted $10,000 in cash as well as services and hotel accommodation from developer, Mr Ron Medich, in July 2009.
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.
United Kingdom - December 22 2011 The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is an independent Government department that investigates and prosecutes serious or complex fraud, and corruption.
Russia - December 22 2011 A Kamchatka territorial government minister of transport and road construction is suspected of being bribed.
Finland - December 22 2011 MP and former Foreign Minister, Mr Ilkka Kanerva, has been accused of bribe-taking and breach of duty after allegedly accepting EUR56,000 from companies planning to build shopping centres in Finland.