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Entries in Alstom (15)

Thursday
Mar202014

Marubeni will pay $88 million to resolve second FCPA action

Head office of Marubeni in Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, Japan (courtesy of Wikipedia)Japan's Marubeni Corporation pleaded guilty Wednesday to eight FCPA charges, admitting it bribed Indonesian officials to win an electricity contract for itself and a partner, Alstom SA.

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Wednesday
May012013

Another exec charged in Alstom case

Alstom head office, 3 avenue André Malraux, Levallois-Perret, France (photo courtesy of Wikipedia)The DOJ said Wednesday that a former vice president of sales for Alstom's U.S. subsidiary became the third man from the company charged with overseas bribery and related offenses.

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Thursday
Apr182013

Enforcement is back (if it ever left)

Acting Assistant Attorney General Mythili Raman of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division Did someone say FCPA enforcement had slowed down? Look again.

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Tuesday
Apr162013

Two Alstom execs charged, one pleads guilty 

The United States unsealed criminal charges Tuesday against one current and one former executive of French power company Alstom's U.S. unit for an Indonesia bribery scheme.

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Tuesday
Apr242012

Walmart's Move For Mexican Dominance 

By all accounts, Walmart's appetite for growth in Mexico was insatiable. The drive to dominate the retail market there, according to the New York Times, allegedly led the company to pay $24 million in bribes to fast track store permits.

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Wednesday
Mar142012

Debarment Talk From The ADB

The Asian Development Bank debarred 34 individuals last year, and 31 firms. Debarred means they're illegible to participate in ADB-financed, administered, or supported activities.

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Friday
Mar022012

Foreign Enforcement Notes: Ferrostaal and Alstom

Miller and Chevalier's FCPA Winter Review 2012 noted a couple of significant enforcement actions in Europe in late 2011.

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Friday
Dec302011

Top Stories Of 2011

Some picks for the year's hottest FCPA headlines are these:

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Wednesday
Sep072011

Breaking: Alstom, SFO In Talks

Alex Spence of The Times of London reported today that 'a senior figure' from Alstom met with Richard Alderman, director of the SFO. Alstom initiated the contact, Spence's story said.

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Monday
Jul182011

Who'll Make The Next Top Ten?

Our list of the ten biggest corporate FCPA cases of all time hasn't changed since April, when Johnson & Johnson's $70 million settlement came on as number 10.

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