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Entries in Muddy Waters (5)


Muddy Waters: ‘Turnkey contracts well-suited to corruption’

In early December, short seller Muddy Waters published a negative report about OSI Systems, Inc., calling the company "rotten to the core."

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Short seller allegations trigger FCPA probe of OSI Systems 

OSI Systems, Inc. said in a securities filing Thursday that the DOJ and SEC are investigating the company's compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

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Sino-Forest execs blame Canada fraud charges on ‘cultural differences’

Lawyers for executives of collapsed Sino-Forest Corp., a China-based company that was once a high flyer on the Toronto Stock Exchange, said their clients never committed fraud but followed common business practices accepted in China.

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Could Muddy Waters face charges under China’s criminal law?

After a recent report by Muddy Waters Research called NQ Mobile “A 'Massive Fraud' Worth $0,” the Chinese target fought back, saying Muddy Waters’ accusations were out of the question.

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China company, two execs charged by SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday charged husband-and-wife executives and their China-based company with FCPA books and records and internal controls violations in a non-bribery case. The couple allegedly overstated the company's revenues and diverted proceeds from a securities offering for their personal use.

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