The market for directors and officers liability insurance has been out of kilter since the start of the year, with more demand than supply. Now, the D&O market is nearly frozen, and companies are scrambling to adequately insure those serving on their boards or as part of management.… Continue Reading
Compliance is all about risk — learning to see it, and how to manage it. One way to learn more about risk is by reading what others say about it. And a great place to do that is in Wall Street IPO documents.… Continue Reading
Uber Technologies, Inc. said Thursday the U.S. Department of Justice is investigating possible FCPA violations related to its activity in Asia.
According to Uber’s S-1 filing, the DOJ is investigating potential bribes in countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, China, and India. … Continue Reading
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