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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

News Corp’s Path Forward

News Corp chief Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi. Photo from Wiki CommonsForbes’ Nathan Vardi yesterday lined up some facts that may point to a planned self disclosure by News Corp to the DOJ and SEC.… Continue Reading

Worst FCPA Prosecutions Ever

We have enormous respect for those who serve the public, including the prosecutors at the DOJ. Without them, the ‘rule of law’ would just be pretty words.

But everyone is human and stuff happens.… Continue Reading

Will News Corp Self Disclose?

News Corp chairman Rupert Murdoch. Photo from Wiki CommonsIn an earlier post, we said the DOJ isn’t likely to jump into the News Corp scandal to investigate alleged bribes the company and its people may have paid to London police officials for access to information.… Continue Reading

Resource Alert: FCPA.ME

We’ve wanted an FCPA resource site for a long time. But something always came up (like the law firm’s management nixing the idea). So it didn’t happen. Until now.

The new site is fcpa.meContinue Reading

New Indictment In Old Haiti Bribe Case

The DOJ said today that a superseding indictment has charged six defendants, including four newly named defendants and two former Haitian government officials, in a bribery and money-laundering scheme that started ten years ago.… Continue Reading

Corruption And Chaos: A China Scenario No One Wants

We recently talked about China’s bizarre ‘hit-and-run corruption” — how up to 18,000 Chinese officials and public employees have stolen $120 billion and fled the country.

As we said, the story appeared briefly on the People’s Bank of China website, then disappeared.… Continue Reading

Letter From Law Enforcement

One of the toughest and most important jobs anywhere is that of a law enforcement officer. So we’re happy that we heard from a member of that community.

He wrote about our post yesterday that discussed the mistrial in D.C.… Continue Reading

James Murdoch And The FCPA

The U.K.’s domestic antibribery laws are sturdy enough to handle a prosecution of Rupert Murdoch’s son, James, if one is justified.

He allegedly approved £100,000 or more in bribes to U.K.… Continue Reading