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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

Report: Uber investigated for FCPA offenses

The DOJ has taken “preliminary steps” to investigate if managers at Uber Technologies Inc. violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the Wall Street Journal said Tuesday. 

The story cited as sources “people familiar with the matter” but didn’t name them.… Continue Reading

Bribe allegations hit Brazil oil giant Petrobras

Petrobras CEO Maria das Gracas Foster (image courtesy of Wikipedia)Brazil’s state-run energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) is close to finishing an investigation into whether some of its officials accepted bribes from SBM Offshore NV, a service-boat supplier based in the Netherlands.… Continue Reading

Cisco probes Russia bribe allegations

Cisco Systems Inc. is investigating whether some of its activities in Russia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia may have violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

The networking equipment manufacturer announced the internal probe in a public filing in late February.… Continue Reading

GlaxoSmithKline target of China bribe probe

Chinese police this weekend reportedly detained GlaxoSmithKline managers in Shanghai, Beijing, and Changsha.

The British pharma also known as GSK said authorities are investigating whether some of its senior execs in China have committed ‘economic crimes.’… Continue Reading

NSA spying also linked to FCPA enforcement

‘A February report by the European Union alleged that Echelon [a spy satellite system run by the National Security Agency] has been used for economic espionage. Former CIA Director James Woolsey told a German newspaper in early March that Echelon collects “economic intelligence.”… Continue Reading

These guys make it look easy and fun

Happy anniversary to Corruption Currents — The Wall Street Journal’s blog for all things corruption.

The site is two years old this week, and it keeps getting better.

Produced daily by C.M.… Continue Reading