foreign corrupt practices act
It's a shady-sounding idea, but does it break the law?
As the U.S. withdraws from its role leading the fight against corruption, this trial in Paris shows a way forward.
The group wants Eric Schneiderman to examine business activities in Azerbaijan.
A few years later, Kevin Abikoff was providing legal advice to the shady company.
While KBR was being investigated for bribery in Nigeria, it was partnering with a company that bribed officials in Kazakhstan.
U.S. law allows American prosecutors to seek prison terms or big fines against those from other countries who violate American
7. The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (15 U.S.C. Sec. 78dd-1) prohibits direct or indirect payments to foreign officials or
The heirs of Sam Walton control more than half of the total 3.23 billion outstanding shares in the company. Last year, of the four shareholder resolutions listed on the Proxy Ballot, none garnered more than 17 percent of the voting shares. This year, of the three shareholders resolutions, only one is new: "Request for Annual Report on Lobbying."
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act is important, and JP Morgan should be nailed for bribing Chinese officials. But, if you'll pardon me for asking, why isn't there a Domestic Corrupt Practices Act?