San Diego-based Qualcomm Incorporated said this week it is under investigation by the SEC and DOJ for FCPA compliance.
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A top Vatican official was reassigned to a job he didn't want after he complained about contracts that might have been tainted by corruption.
The U.K.'s Serious Fraud Office today announced a new way to blow the whistle on fraud and corruption.
he fired British CEO of Tokyo-based Olympus Corporation has turned over evidence of potentially corrupt payments to the U.K.'s Serious Fraud Office.
Bloomberg reporters Mehul Srivastava and Andrew MacAskill published a story today about the recent murders of whistleblowers who tried to expose government corruption in India.
The Arab Spring showed the power of social media and grass-roots transparency.
If you listen closely, you can hear the growing avalanche of whistleblower complaints. Unlike the pre-UK Bribery Act hysteria, business concerns about a significant rise in whistleblower complaints are legitimate.
We're not a big fan of the SEC's whistleblower rules. They let FCPA reward seekers go straight to the government -- without ever telling the boss, general counsel, chief compliance officer, internal auditors, or directors.
The SEC's final adoption of the whistleblower reward and protection rules yesterday will make a few whistleblowers and lawyers rich. But what about the rest of us?
The SEC has adopted the Dodd-Frank whistleblower reward and protection rules it had proposed last year.