Brazil’s state oil company and one of its big U.S.-based drilling contractors are locked in bitter litigation following allegations that the contractor won a disputed contract by paying bribes through a middleman.… Continue Reading
We couldn’t let Monday’s Beam Suntory Inc. settlement go by without sharing one of our favorite movie clips — Suntory Time! from Lost in Translation.
It’s Bill Murray at his best:
Staying with the Suntory theme, here’s the Rat Pack Photo Shoot, also from Lost in Translation:
Enjoy the Fourth of July holiday.… Continue Reading
Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak was arrested Tuesday at his mansion in Kuala Lumpur and will be charged Wednesday in connection with the looting of billions of dollars from a government sovereign wealth fund.… Continue Reading
The last few years have revealed a growing trend of prosecuting top-grossing soccer superstars for tax evasion and tax fraud.
Ordinarily nobody would think twice about the nature of these prosecutions.… Continue Reading