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SciClone Pharmaceuticals Settles FCPA Follow-On Derivative Lawsuits
Posted on 18 Oct 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In a settlement that involves a company with significant Chinese operations -- and that also may represent something of a template for the settlement of FCPA enforcement follow-on civil lawsuits -- SciClone Pharmaceuticals and the individual defendant... Read More

Why Aren't There Lawsuits Over Olympus Accounting Scandal?
Posted on 16 Nov 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

By Kevin LaCroix For those of you who like me have been watching in disbelief as the accounting scandal engulfing Olympus Corp. has slowly unfolded like a slow-motion train wreck, I am sure you have many questions, but one that occurs to me in particular... Read More

Federal Judge Dismisses Securities Class Action Against U.S.-Listed Chinese Company
Posted on 14 Oct 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In what is as far as I know the first outright dismissal motion grant in the wave of cases filed against U.S.-Listed Chinese companies that began last year, on October 6, 2011, Southern District of New York Judge Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum granted the defendants'... Read More