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Bill Steinman
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Richard L. Cassin
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Elizabeth K. Spahn
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Cody Worthington
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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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Russell A. Stamets
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Richard Bistrong
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Eric Carlson
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Search Results for: label/Zimmer

Double declination for Zimmer

Following a five-year investigation into the overseas marketing and sales practices of medical device makers, the DOJ and SEC won’t bring any FCPA enforcement against one of the targeted companies, Zimmer Holdings Inc.

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Former General Cable exec settles FCPA allegations

[…] settled SEC allegations Thursday that he caused FCPA violations and knowingly circumvented internal accounting controls by approving excessive commission payments to a third-party agent in Angola. Karl Zimmer didn’t admit or deny the SEC findings. He agreed to pay a $20,000 penalty. General Cable agreed Thursday to pay the DOJ and SEC $75.75 million […]

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Medical Device Makers Face FCPA Investigation

The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating possible violations of the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by Biomet Inc., Stryker Corp., Zimmer Holdings Inc., Smith & Nephew plc and Medtronic Inc. They’ve all made announcements about the SEC’s action and deny any violations. The companies make replacement implants for knees, hips and the spine […]

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SEC awards whistleblower $4.5 million

[…] Street Journal said Friday that “according to lawyers for the whistleblower,” he’s a former orthopedic surgeon in Brazil who worked for a subsidiary of medical device maker Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. The lawyers didn’t name the whistleblower but “described him as a former surgeon and former president of the Brazilian Orthopedic Sports Medicine Society,” […]

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