Two articles this week spoke about the continuing
struggle companies have with the issue of agents and other third party
representatives and the potential liability under the Foreign Corrupt Practices
Act (FCPA). In an article in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), entitled " Kickback
Probe at Alcoa...
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 to ask is - why haven't there been any lawsuits yet? After...
For many of us who came of age in the early 1970s Billy Jack was "The Man". He was about the baddest dude there was, a Vietnam vet who could kung-fu with the best of them. His story was about a man who helps to try to clean up corruption in his local town, but ends up going to jail for stepping...