OKLAHOMA CITY-- A former Democratic state senator from Oklahoma City was convicted Thursday for her role in a bribery scheme in which she was accused of agreeing not to run for re-election in 2010 in exchange for a state job.» Read More
WASHINGTON, Dec 4- Wal-Mart Stores Inc is paying for lawyers to represent more than 30 of its executives involved in a foreign corruption investigation, according to people familiar with the matter, an unusually high number that shows the depth of the federal probe.
GENEVA, Nov 27- Barring a last-minute deal by ministers next week, the latest round of world trade talks look set to fail, but unlike past liberalisation battles, few people are cheering.
Nov 27- The U.S. Justice Department is probing Morgan Stanley for its hiring practices in China as part of an industry-wide investigation by the government into whether banks' employment of politically connected Chinese breached U.S. bribery laws, according to people familiar with the matter.
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 27- Turkish mobile phone company Turkcell has taken to a South African court with its $4.2 billion lawsuit against rival MTN Group, alleging it was the victim of corruption and bribery that caused it to lose a contract in Iran.
SAN DIEGO-- A global businessman at the heart of a multimillion-dollar Navy bribery case was ordered held without bail Monday with a federal judge saying his wealth and international connections made him an extreme flight risk.
Stacey Widlitz, CNBC retail analyst, and Chris Horvers, JPMorgan retail-hardlines analyst, weigh in on Wal-Mart Mike Duke's successor Doug McMillon as new CEO.
NEW YORK, Nov 15- Steven Donziger, the lawyer accused by Chevron Corp of using bribery to secure a $19 billion judgment over pollution in Ecuador, has never been shy about his opinion of U.S.
A public prosecutor at a Muscat court accused Juma Al Hinai, the head of the tenders committee at Petroleum Development Oman, of receiving the bribe from two executives of Galfar Engineering and Contracting, a local firm.
WASHINGTON, Nov 4- In one of the largest health care fraud settlements in U.S. history, Johnson& Johnson will pay $2.2 billion to end civil and criminal investigations into kickbacks to pharmacists and the marketing of pharmaceuticals for off-label uses, U.S.
SAO PAULO/ WASHINGTON, Nov 2- U.S. and Brazilian authorities are investigating whether Embraer SA bribed officials in Argentina and the Dominican Republic to secure deals for commercial and defense aircraft, according to legal documents obtained by Reuters.
Nov 1- U.S. and Brazilian authorities are investigating whether Embraer SA bribed Dominican Republic officials in exchange for a $90 million contract for light attack planes, the Wall Street Journal said, citing legal documents and people familiar with the case.
BEIJING, Oct 25- A court in eastern China on Friday upheld a life sentence for ousted former senior politician Bo Xilai on charges of bribery, corruption and abuse of power, rejecting his appeal, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
WASHINGTON, Oct 24- Medical device maker Stryker Corp will pay $13.2 million to settle civil charges the company bribed doctors and government officials to win business in five different countries, U.S. regulators said Thursday.
BRUSSELS, Oct 24- EU investigators have expanded an anti-corruption investigation into former European health commissioner John Dalli, who was forced out last year after an associate was accused of attempted bribery, to include his overseas dealings while in office.
*China sales slump 61 percent as doctors shun GSK products. LONDON, Oct 23- GlaxoSmithKline's drug sales in China slumped 61 percent in the third quarter, hit by a bribery scandal that has damaged its ability to market products in the country and pushed some sales into the hands of rivals.
LONDON, Oct 23- GlaxoSmithKline's drug sales in China tumbled 61 percent in the third quarter, hit by a bribery scandal that has damaged its ability to market medicines in the country.
Oct 22- Diebold Inc, the largest U.S. provider of automated teller machines, will pay roughly $48.1 million to settle U.S. criminal and civil charges that it bribed bank officials in China and Indonesia and paid bribes in Russia to win business.
NEW YORK, Oct 21- A U.S. judge has thrown out a lawsuit accusing Germany's Siemens AG of funneling kickbacks to Chinese and North Korean hospital officials, narrowing the ability of plaintiffs to use U.S. courts to sue over conduct outside the country.
LONDON, Oct 16- Mark Reilly, GlaxoSmithKline's former head of operations in China, is helping anti-corruption officials in the country who are investigating allegations of extensive bribery by the drugmaker. One person familiar with the situation said Reilly had been requested to remain in China while the investigations proceeded and was happy to do so.
Chinese media have repeatedly accused foreign milk powder makers, notably France's Danone SA, of paying bribes to medical staff in return for recommending their brands to new and expectant mothers.