NEW YORK, March 14- Cisco Systems Inc is investigating potential violations of U.S. bribery laws by the company and its resellers in Russia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, but doesn't expect financial results to be materially affected, it said in a regulatory filing.» Read More
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.
BEIJING, Oct 15- French food maker Danone S.A. said it will appoint new management at its Dumex infant milk powder operation in China and has suspended a nutrition programme for mothers in the wake of a bribery scandal at Chinese hospitals.
NEW YORK, Oct 14- Chevron Corp will try to convince a U.S. judge this week that a group of Ecuadorean villagers and their U.S. lawyer used bribery to win an $18 billion judgment against Chevron from a court in Ecuador, in the latest chapter in a long-running fight over pollution in the Amazon jungle.
DETROIT, Oct 10- Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced on Thursday to 28 years in prison following his conviction on two dozen charges including racketeering, bribery and extortion from a conspiracy, which prosecutors said had worsened the city's financial crisis.
Yunnan Tin chairman Lei Yi had been charged with taking 20 million yuan in bribes from four people, the Yunnan government said on one of its official websites, including from the chairman of a company called Leed International Education Group in which Goldman Sachs has a stake. Goldman Sachs declined to comment.
Mel Goldberg, senior partner at Mel Goldberg Law, discusses FIFA's investigation on corruption and bribery claims regarding Qatar's successful bid to host the World Cup in 2022.