Yesterday’s announcement that the 2028 Summer Olympics have been awarded to Los Angeles has an underappreciated significance for the anti-corruption movement. It is the first Olympic Games in which the host city will be under a contractual obligation to prevent corruption.… Continue Reading
Bhutan — the tiny Himalayan kingdom nestled between China and India — now writes an anti-corruption story unlike any I have seen, and in the best of ways.
Deliberately isolated from the outside world and its geopolitical machinations, Bhutan has declined to establish diplomatic relations with the United States, China, and Russia alike.… Continue Reading
The anti-corruption movement is plainly a global net gain. We’re working together to make economies more efficient, governments more representative, companies more ethical, and people more trustworthy and trusting.
But as with any major change, it comes at a cost.… Continue Reading
The International Anti-Corruption Academy’s Masters in Anti-Corruption Studies (MACS) application deadline has been extended to June 30.
This is the flagship IACA Master’s program which has been flourishing now for many years.… Continue Reading
If you gather anti-corruption professionals from six continents in a classroom for intensive discussion, extraordinary things are bound to happen.
IACA: Accepting Applications for New Master’s Degree in Anti-Corruption Compliance and Collective Action
The International Anti-Corruption Academy, located outside Vienna, Austria, is now accepting applications for its new International Master in Anti-Corruption Compliance and Collective Action program.
As a regular instructor in its sister program, the Master in Anti-Corruption Studies, I’ve raved about IACA before.… Continue Reading
The National Law University in Jodhpur, India, with the support of the American Society of International Law’s Anti-Corruption Law Interest Group, will be hosting a workshop on corruption and human rights on July 13-14, 2017 in Jodhpur.… Continue Reading
At a time when U.S. leadership in the world is no longer a surety, we should be comforted to find another western hemisphere country proudly taking the lead.
The United States may well have written the first chapter in global anti-corruption enforcement. But the second chapter?… Continue Reading
FCPA enforcement has always been bi-partisan, commanding principled support from both sides of the aisle. Is that about to change?
The Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives recently announced plans to repeal a number of federal regulations, including the SEC’s requirement that oil, gas, and mineral companies disclose payments to foreign government in excess of $100,000.… Continue Reading
Those who believe in the fundamental value of anti-corruption law do not now know what the future holds. And that is exactly the point. The theme of this election has been unpredictability, and nowhere is that more true than in FCPA enforcement.… Continue Reading