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Posts Tagged: Thailand

News On The Greens

A reader just sent along the following release from the DOJ:


Issued on Friday, October 3 at 11:05 a.m. PDT



Acting Assistant Attorney General Matt Friedrich of the Criminal Division and United States Attorney Thomas P.… Continue Reading

More Weight On The Greens

Thailand’s investigation of the alleged bribery case involving Hollywood movie producers Gerald and Patricia Green is moving ahead. The Thai press reported last week (here, among other places) that the Department of Special Investigation has found enough evidence of alleged bribery to refer the matter to the National Counter Corruption Commission (NCCC), which handles prosecutions involving high-level public corruption.… Continue Reading

U.S. v. Green — See You In September

Variety — our favorite FCPA news source on leap day or any other day — is reporting that the trial of Hollywood movie producers Gerald and Patricia Green has been postponed to September 2008.… Continue Reading

Heading For Trial In Tinseltown

Our favorite news source here at the FCPA Blog — Variety — reports that the Hollywood film producers arrested for violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act have pleaded not guilty and will go to trial on February 26, 2008.… Continue Reading

That’s Entertainment?

Wow! It’s not often — never, in fact — that we can talk about the LA movie scene and tap Variety as one of our sources. But here it is. The Department of Justice just announced that a Los Angeles film executive and his wife were arrested on allegations of making corrupt payments to a Thai government official in order to obtain lucrative contracts to run an international film festival in Bangkok, in violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.… Continue Reading