Mexico’s state oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) filed a lawsuit in U.S. federal court last week against Siemens and South Korea’s SK Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd. to recover about $160 million in damages caused by their bribery.… Continue Reading
The Chinese internet’s “human flesh searches” intended to name and shame misbehaving officials have developed a new wrinkle.
Netizens are studying young officials’ faces for family resemblances that may explain how they got promoted to plum positions so quickly.… Continue Reading
We saw in yesterday’s post that awarding restitution to the governments whose employees accepted (or solicited) the bribes doesn’t quite work.
But can’t we think of a workaround? Can we somehow bypass the government?… Continue Reading