Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC said Tuesday it has reserved $200 million for a settlement of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act offenses arising from alleged bribes in Libya.
The hedge fund firm said it’s now discussing a resolution of criminal and civil charges with the DOJ and SEC.… Continue Reading
Mondelēz International, Inc. said in a securities filing Friday that it received a Wells notice from the SEC in connection with operations in India and a factory there it bought from Cadbury.… Continue Reading
The Securities and Exchange Commission Tuesday said BNY Mellon agreed to pay $14.8 million to settle charges that it violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by providing valuable student internships to family members of foreign government officials affiliated with a Middle Eastern sovereign wealth fund.… Continue Reading
In a securities filing this month, Bank of New York Mellon Corp. said it received a subpoena from the SEC asking about job offers to government officials and internships awarded to their family members.… Continue Reading
Here’s a statement that Cobalt released Wednesday:
Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (“Cobalt”) (NYSE:CIE) today announced that it has received a termination letter from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) advising Cobalt that the SEC’s FCPA investigation relating to Cobalt’s operations in Angola has concluded and that the Staff does not intend to recommend any enforcement action by the SEC.… Continue Reading
Cobalt International Energy Inc. said Tuesday it received a “Wells Notice” in connection with the SEC’s investigation of its operations in Angola and potential liabilities under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.… Continue Reading
Qualcomm Inc, the world’s biggest mobile chipmaker, could face a FCPA enforcement action over alleged bribery to officials in China’s state-owned firms, the company disclosed in an SEC filing Wednesday.
Qualcomm said it received a Wells Notice on March 13 from the SEC’s Los Angeles Regional Office that recommends an enforcement action against the company for bribery in China.… Continue Reading