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Entries in Pemex (12)

Friday
Aug122016

Key Energy pays $5 million to settle FCPA offenses in Mexico

Houston-based Key Energy Services, Inc. agreed to disgorge $5 million to settle Foreign Corrupt Practices Act offenses caused by bribes from its Mexican subsidiary to an employee at state-owned Pemex.

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Friday
Sep122014

H-P Russia sentenced for mob-style felonies

A Russia subsidiary of Palo Alto-based Hewlett Packard Company pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in San Francisco to conspiracy and substantive violations of the anti-bribery and accounting provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

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Thursday
Jul172014

Pemex loses appeal in bribe suit against Siemens, SK Engineering

A federal appeals court Wednesday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit by Mexico's state-owned oil company that accused Siemens and SK Engineering & Construction of bribing its officials to win refinery refurbishing work.

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Sunday
Jun012014

Mexico issues arrest warrant for CEO in Oceanografia fraud probe

Amado Yanez Osuna, courtesy of Wikiedia Mexican authorities issued an arrest warrant for the chief executive officer of Oceanografia SA, Amado Yanez, accusing him of participating in crimes at the oil services provider.

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Tuesday
Apr152014

Citibank hit with second Mexico fraud

Image courtesy of EVYFCitigroup Inc. said it has discovered another alleged fraud by a second company in Mexico, identified in a report by Oil Patch Asia as Representaciones y Distribuciones EVYA.

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Wednesday
Apr092014

H-P in $108 million settlement for Mexico, Russia, Poland bribes

Hewlett-Packard agreed Wednesday to pay more than $108 million to settle FCPA charges brought by the DOJ and SEC.

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Monday
Mar032014

Citigroup under investigation for fraud, possible FCPA violations in Mexico unit

The Securities and Exchange Commission is reportedly investigating Citigroup for accounting fraud and possible violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act following the bank's disclosure of fraudulent loans in its Mexican unit.

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Monday
Aug192013

Corruption concerns cloud Pemex reform plan

Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto wants to open the state oil company to private and foreign investment.

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Friday
Aug022013

U.S. judge tosses Pemex claims against Siemens, SK Engineering

A U.S. federal judge Tuesday threw out a civil lawsuit filed Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex against Siemens AG and a South Korea's SK Engineering that alleged bribes to Pemex officials.

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Tuesday
May212013

Pemex sues Siemens, SK Engineering for $160 million

Mexico's state oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) filed a lawsuit in U.S. federal court last week against Siemens and South Korea's SK Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd. to recover about $160 million in damages caused by their bribery.

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Friday
Dec142012

Friday enforcement shorts

North America:
Mexico: Pemex Sues Siemens Claiming Bribery in Old Refinery Project
 
Petroleos Mexicanos, Mexico’s state-owned oil company, filed a $1.5 billion lawsuit against Siemens AG and South Korea-based SK Engineering & Construction Co., claiming the companies bribed Pemex officials to win and keep refinery construction projects in 1997.

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Thursday
Oct112012

Mexican labor reform leaves aside union transparency

Mexico's current president, Felipe Calderón, will leave office on December 1, 2012. Photo courtesty of WikipediaLast week Mexico's Lower House approved what may be a final legislative initiative by outgoing president Felipe Calderon.

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