The Supreme Court today published an opinion that limits the SEC’s ability to use disgorgement without considering and deducting legitimate business expenses, making a significant change to how corporate FCPA settlements will be reached with the agency.
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[…] refining, transportation, and trade of energy resources throu ghout the world in behalf of the Venezuelan government. PDVSA Services, Inc. (“PDVSA -S”) is a United States based corporation, is a wholly -owned affiliate of PDVSA, yet located in Houston, Texas. PDVSA -S and Bariven, another wholly -owned subsidiary of PDVS A, are alleged to […]
[…] 59) Defendants. This Indictment arises from allegations that the defendants engaged in a scheme to bribe officials of a foreign government on behalf of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (ÒCognizantÓ). Defendant Gordon J. Coburn, formerly the President and CFO of Cognizant, and Steven Schwartz, formerly CognizantÕs Executive Vice President and Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs […]
Taylor Swift was offered a $100 million sponsorship deal from FTX but turned it down a few months before the crypto firm collapsed after asking the perfect due diligence question, according to a lawyer leading a class action suit against FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried and nearly a dozen celebrities who signed on with FTX.
This year the SEC has already awarded $114 million to whistleblowers, nearly twice the amount than for all of 2019. Three awards in 2020 are among the ten biggest SEC payouts ever, including last week’s $50 million award to a former BNY Mellon currency trader. Would-be SEC whistleblowers and their lawyers should be tingling with […]
[…] political subdivision, agency, or instrumentality thereof, including the Central Bank of Syria; (b) any entity owned or controlled, directly or indir ectly, by the foregoing, including any corporation, partnership, association, or other entity in which the Government of Syria owns a 50 percent or greater interest or a controlling interest, and any entity which […]
The Justice Department issued an FCPA Opinion Procedure Release Friday, the first new release since November 2014, advising a U.S.-based investment advisor that fees paid to a foreign government-linked investment bank’s affiliate wouldn’t trigger an FCPA enforcement action.