Since the FCPA Blog started tracking the ten biggest FCPA enforcement actions more than six years ago, most companies appearing on the list have been from outside the United States.
Entries in Top Ten (73)
Israel's Teva Pharmaceutical said in a securities filing Tuesday it has reserved $520 million for an FCPA settlement.
Last week's $412 million enforcement action against Och-Ziff Capital Management Group landed fourth on our list of the ten biggest FCPA cases of all time.
During the first calendar quarter, there were eight corporate FCPA enforcement actions and three individual resolutions.
The UK Serious Fraud Office charged another individual Tuesday as part of the ongoing investigation into Alstom.
Thursday's $397.6 million enforcement action against VimpelCom Ltd. and its Uzbek unit landed in the sixth spot on our list of the top ten FCPA cases of all time.
The FCPA Blog maintains lots of lists. Enforcement reports, the corporate investigations list, the country count, the top ten enforcement actions -- they're all here.
Greek authorities said Monday they indicted 64 people for bribery involving Siemens AG from 1992 to 2006 related to communications company Hellenic Telecommunications (OTE).
As I recently wrote for the Accelus Regulatory Intelligence subscription service, bold measures are required of multinational firms to stay in compliance with the FCPA. Firms need to know not only what all of their divisions and employees are doing, but what their subsidiaries and vendors are doing.
After conducting statistical analysis on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act penalties, it's clear that foreign firms are paying nearly four times higher FCPA penalties as domestic U.S. firms.