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What states should know about the contractual consequences of bribery

This week’s tip-sheet concerns the remedies available to states where they are party to a contract procured through bribery. We discuss the pros and cons of rescission and termination as well as the reasons why a state may choose to re-negotiate contracts that have been affected by bribery. 27 more words

Civil Proceedings

Plea Deal Could Spell Trouble For Price

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Prosecutors in Dallas could have more ammunition on Wednesday in their case against Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price, even though Price is not the one expected to appear in court. 182 more words

News

Fighting Corruption in Cambodia: a 'battle of ideas and perceptions'

Originally posted on Nefia

When Niklas Kossow came to Cambodia from Germany to work as a Bribespot Promotion Advisor, he knew very little about the country. 833 more words

Corruption

Day #293 - Bribery

22 Year Old Me:  I will NEVER bribe my children.

I have a problem with saying never.

Every time I say never – I end up doing that very thing. 845 more words

threehandsoneheart reblogged this on Never Less Than Everything and commented:

Oh. It is the truth. The beautiful truth.

SEC Enforcement Actions: FCPA Cases

Enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) continues to be a high priority area for the SEC. In 2010, the SEC’s Enforcement Division created a specialized unit to further enhance its enforcement of the FCPA, which prohibits U.S. 36 more words

Corruption

Senator Menendez and the Speech or Debate Clause

United States Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey and his co-defendant Salomon Melgen were indicted last April on multiple counts of corruption. The indictment describes a bribery scheme: over a number of years, Melgen is alleged to have provided Menendez with numerous valuable gifts, including multiple trips on his private jet, repeated stays at a luxury villa in the Dominican Republic, and hundreds of thousands of dollars in contributions to various campaigns and a legal defense fund. 2,030 more words

White Collar Crime

DIRGE

Conservative these days now means
The richest are the few who glean
The wealth that exists in our land.
The rest of it is sleight of hand. 325 more words

POETRY