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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
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

Bill Steinman
Contributing Editor

New disclosure from Stryker

Here’s the FCPA disclosure from medical device-maker Stryker Corporation’s Form 10-Q filed with the SEC on July 23:

In 2010 we received a subpoena from the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) related to the sales and marketing of the OtisKnee device.

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Job: Compliance, PWM Surveillance, Analyst/Associate

Job Title: Compliance, PWM Surveillance, Analyst/Associate

Employer: Goldman Sachs

Location: New York, NY

Job Scope: The Private Wealth Management (PWM) Compliance Surveillance Business Analyst will be a critical participant in the continued enhancement of an optimized global surveillance program. … Continue Reading

Pharma’s China crack up

The headlines from Tuesday’s ethiXbase Monitor, a daily email of global corruption and compliance news, tell the story.

Here are the first four items:

China: Glaxo Executive Says Changes in China to Cut Drug Prices
Published on Jul 24, 2013 03:00 am
GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK)’s head of emerging markets said after meeting with government officials in Beijing some employees may have broken China’s laws and pledged corporate changes that will deliver cheaper medicines.

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Global Contagion Report: Hwangbo Construction

Country: South Korea

Company Involved: Hwangbo Construction

Industry: Heavy Construction

Official Involved: Won Sei-hoon, former Chief of the National Intelligence Service

Enforcement Action: Charge

Summary: Won Sei-hoon was arrested for accepting bribes of more than $88,150 in cash and expensive gifts from the former president of now-bankrupt Hwangbo Construction in exchange for business favours.Continue Reading