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Editors

Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
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

What is the China Bundle?

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The China Bundle from the FCPA Blog and ethiXbase includes a year’s subscription to the weekly e-newsletter China Compliance Digest, the recently released China Anti-Corruption Handbook, and an individual FCPA Blog membership for one year.… Continue Reading

New China regulations target pre-paid gift card bribery

People’s Bank of China and China’s Ministry of Commerce have issued regulations effective October 31 that place restrictions on the anonymity of pre-paid gift card purchasers and users.
 
Pre-paid gift cards are becoming more and more popular as an untraceable way to bribe public officials.… Continue Reading

China regulators probe IPO ‘hush money’

The China Securities Regulatory Commission is reportedly looking into illicit deals between companies seeking an IPO and media organizations.
 
A general manager of a finance company said he knew of companies that paid as much as $3.2 million to prevent media agencies from going public with negative information.… Continue Reading

China Corruption Blotter (August 31, 2012)

Guangdong Xiashan District (Zhanjiang City) Party Secretary Liang Bizhi was recently given double expulsion by the Guangdong Provincial Commission for Discipline Inspection following his arrest for bribery, embezzlement, and patronizing prostitutes.… Continue Reading