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Editor Emeritus

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Julie DiMauro
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Thomas Fox
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Marc Alain Bohn
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Bill Waite
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Shruti J. Shah
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Eric Carlson
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Search Results for: label/AB Volvo

AB Volvo Settles FCPA Charges For $19.6 Million

AB Volvo today entered into a consent agreement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and a deferred prosecution agreement with the Department of Justice to resolve Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violations in Iraq caused by two subsidiaries under the U.N. Oil for Food Program. The settlements include financial penalties, disgorgement and interest of […]

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How to prepare for the EU Whistleblowing Protection Directive

The EU Whistleblower Protection Directive sets out minimum standards for how organizations should handle whistleblowers’ reports, respond to these reports, and protect the whistleblowers. Because Member States are obligated to adopt this Directive into their national legislation by December 17, 2021, organizations should already ensure that their whistleblowing strategy is compliant with the Directive — while […]

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Job: Head of Compliance & Ethics: Americas

Job Title: Head of Compliance & Ethics: Americas Employer: Volvo Car Corporation Location: Mahwah, New Jersey USA Description: Looking for engaged and forward-thinking lawyer with a background within the Compliance & Ethics area, in particular privacy and anti-corruption, to lead the Compliance & Ethics program in the Americas Region. Volvo Cars’ Compliance & Ethics […]

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A Matter Of Money

[…] blog editor since Peter Henning placed himself on well-deserved blog editor emeritus status — discusses some of the obligations imposed by the Department of Justice on AB Volvo and its two subsidiaries in their deferred prosecution agreement here. Those companies recently resolved Foreign Corrupt Practices Act violations that arose under the U.N. Oil for […]

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Compliance Officer (Bilfinger SE – Mannheim, Germany)

Job Title: Compliance Officer
Company: Bilfinger SE
Location: Mannheim, Germany
 
Tasks 
The Compliance Officer will lead efforts to promote compliance at all levels of Bilfinger and contribute to the continuous improvement of the compliance program and the underlying elements. She/he will support the business to implement and apply compliance-related policies, controls and procedures. The position holder will report to the Chief Compliance Officer and will be part of the global Compliance Leadership Team.

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Juiced Up Enforcement

For those who missed any of the FCPA enforcement news during the recent hyper-active stretch, here’s what happened: July 28 — Label-maker Avery Dennison Corporation resolved civil and administrative charges brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC filed settled enforcement actions in the United States District Court for the Central District of California […]

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Avery Dennison Settles China-Related Violations

Label-maker Avery Dennison Corporation, whose compliance problems in China were described in an LA Times story last January, has resolved civil and administrative charges brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC filed settled enforcement actions in the United States District Court for the Central District of California charging Avery with violating the FCPA’s […]

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Iraq’s Lawsuit Legacy

[…] of those named have already faced enforcement actions for violating the U.N. regulations or U.S. law, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Among them are ABB, AB Volvo, Flowserve, Akzo Nobel, Chevron, Siemens, Ingersoll-Rand, York International, Oscar Wyatt, El Paso and Textron. There’s no private right of action under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. […]

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Comments To What’s The Count

[…] to have 15 enforcement actions so far this year. If you don’t include indictments, you have 8. 6 Corporate Settlements• Willbros Group (May)• AGA Medical Corp.(May)• AB Volvo (Mar.)• Flowserve Corp. (Feb.)• Faro Technologies (Jun.)• WABTEC (Feb.) 2 Individual Pleas• Jack Stanley (Sep.)• Martin Self (May 7 Indictments• Gerald Green (Superceding) (Oct.); (Initial) (Jan.)• […]

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