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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

Braskem SEC filing reveals fallout from Brazil’s Operation Car Wash

In an SEC filing Friday, Brazil petrochemical giant Braskem SA said it is investigating allegations that two former executives paid bribes to state-owned Petrobras for favorable raw material supply agreements, and it has self reported the findings to regulators in Brazil and to the DOJ and SEC in the United States.Continue Reading

Director of Compliance (Wurth Group of North America – Ramsey, NJ)

Job Title: Director of Compliance

Employer: Wurth Group of North America Inc.

Location: Ramsey, New Jersey USA

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 Description

The primary purpose and function of the Director of Compliance is to ensure all areas of the organization are in compliance with applicable laws and regulations and is responsible for planning, designing, implementing, maintaining, and assessing the Compliance Program and associated policies and procedures in order to promote and reinforce a culture of integrity imbued with ethical business principles and practices across the company and all affiliated entities.… Continue Reading

Threat to peace: Kleptocrats and diversionary wars

In her excellent book, Thieves of State, Sarah Chayes argues persuasively that foreign corruption is a threat to U.S. national security because it drives people to radical Islam. There is an additional aspect to this problem: corrupt regimes are a national security threat because they start wars in order to divert attention from their own corruption.… Continue Reading

Job: Director of Compliance (Wurth Group of North America – Ramsey, NJ)

Job Title: Director of Compliance

Employer: Wurth Group of North America Inc.

Location: Ramsey, New Jersey USA

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 Description

The primary purpose and function of the Director of Compliance is to ensure all areas of the organization are in compliance with applicable laws and regulations and is responsible for planning, designing, implementing, maintaining, and assessing the Compliance Program and associated policies and procedures in order to promote and reinforce a culture of integrity imbued with ethical business principles and practices across the company and all affiliated entities.… Continue Reading