Let’s go straight to some news from beyond America’s shores during the past year.
HSBC CEO Stuart Gulliver opened an account at the bank’s Swiss affiliate in the name of a Panama-based company while he was based in Hong Kong.
His bonuses were paid to the account in Geneva.… Continue Reading
Big pharma Eli Lilly said in an SEC filing Thursday that the DOJ has closed its FCPA investigation of the company.
The former chairman of Jianlibao beverage brands, Zhang Hai, started serving a 10-year prison sentence in 2008 for bribery. He was released just a year later because he patented an invention — an automobile front and rear double mirror.… Continue Reading