Editors

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

Richard L. Cassin | Editor at large

Richard L. Cassin is the founder of the FCPA Blog. He serves as editor at large.

He has been named multiple times as one of the 100 Most Influential People In Business Ethics by Ethisphere Magazine. He was named a Trust Across America 2019 Top Thought Leader in Trust.

Cassin’s articles about corruption and compliance have appeared in the Wall Street Journal,  Financial Times,  Business Times (Singapore),  New England Law Review, and many other leading publications. His opinions about FCPA enforcement have been cited recently by the New York Times,  Wall Street Journal,  Washington Post, Business WeekVariety, Bloomberg’s news wire, Reuters, NPR, Fox News, CNN, and others.

He was a senior partner in a major international law firm and the head of its Asia practice.

Recent Posts

Former Cognizant COO resolves FCPA offenses

The former chief operating officer of New Jersey-based Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation settled charges that he violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by helping to bribe an Indian government official and then covering up the payment, the SEC said Friday.

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Why do foreign officials demand bribes?

Tackling demand-side bribery, as the proposed Foreign Extortion Prevention Act aims to do, is complex. On the supply side, we know in most cases why business people pay bribes. In the words of the FCPA, it’s to obtain or retain business or secure an improper advantage. But why do officials demand bribes?

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Court rules Hoskins must face FCPA trial

Federal District Court Judge Janet Bond ArtertonA federal district court ruled Monday that Lawrence Hoskins, the British national who worked for Alstom, will have to face a trial for violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and related offenses.

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Avianca discloses new FCPA investigation

Colombia’s national airline said in a U.S. securities filing Thursday that it is investigating possible violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other anti-bribery laws because of free and discounted tickets and upgrades given to government officials in various countries.

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