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Search Results for: label/Halliburton

Halliburton Announces Pending Settlement

Halliburton said today its settlement of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement actions with the Justice Department and Securities and Exchange Commission is waiting for the DOJ’s final approval. It said it has reserved $559 million for the proposed settlements that include payments on behalf of its former subsidiary KBR. In September last year, Albert “Jack” […]

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Halliburton May Face U.K. Charges

Halliburton disclosed Friday in its latest SEC filing that the U.K.’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) may bring civil claims or criminal charges against it under various British laws. In February this year, Halliburton and its former subsidiary, Kellogg Brown & Root LLC, admitted paying Nigerian officials at least $182 million in bribes for contracts awarded […]

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KBR Nears Final Plea Deal

[…] filed in federal court in Houston on Friday shows that Kellogg, Brown & Root LLC, the Houston-based global engineering and construction firm that was once part of Halliburton, will plead guilty to violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. KBR may appear in court next week. The information refers to a plea agreement that has […]

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Jack Stanley’s Guilty Plea, Up Close

[…] ProPublica and without any changes. While this post exceeds our typical word count, we doubt any readers will object. ___________________ Bribery scandal rocks Big Oil A former Halliburton exec has pleaded guilty to being in cahoots with crooked foreign officials. He’s now helping US investigators, and a much wider crackdown is expected to unfold. […]

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Halliburton Hit With New SEC Subpoena

Houston-based Halliburton said in an SEC filing this week that it received a subpoena from the SEC in connection with an ongoing investigation of possible kickbacks and bribes in Angola.

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KBR and Halliburton Resolve Charges

[…] 2008 to conspiring to violate the FCPA. His sentencing is scheduled for May 6th. Also on Wednesday, KBR’s parent company, KBR Inc., and its former parent company, Halliburton Company, settled civil FCPA charges with the Securities and Exchange Commission, agreeing to be jointly liable to pay $177 million in disgorgement. The SEC’s complaint alleges […]

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Understanding the KBR, Halliburton Charges

With the Halliburton / KBR settlement in mind, we asked readers last week (here) to help us understand how decisions are made to charge companies or individuals under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act with violations of the antibribery provisions — criminally or civilly. The best responses, we said, would earn both our gratitude and […]

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