Topic: 1MDB

PetroSaudi cannot appeal against “unprecedented” ruling over alleged 1MDB funds

05 March 2021

Deloitte reaches 1MDB settlement

Deloitte has agreed to pay the Malaysian Ministry of Finance $80 million to resolve an investigation into its audit work for shuttered sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.

04 March 2021

Clyde & Co can deny payments to PetroSaudi over risk of US prosecution

A judge at London’s High Court has ruled that Clyde & Co can ignore the court’s prior order to transfer funds in an escrow account to Saudi energy company PetroSaudi to avoid the risk of US prosecution.

26 February 2021

Malaysian bank agrees to pay $700 million in 1MDB-linked settlement

26 February 2021

DOJ accused of “naked and exorbitant attempt” to interfere in UK court proceedings

Lawyers for energy company PetroSaudi have claimed that US prosecutors are trying to subvert UK money laundering legislation by interfering in a civil dispute with Venezuela’s state-owned energy company.

23 February 2021

Wife of ex-Malaysian prime minister to face bribery charges

18 February 2021

Malaysian ex-prime minister accused of pocketing almost $1 billion from 1MDB

09 February 2021

Trump pardons include Republican fundraiser and ex-Uber engineer

20 January 2021

DOJ denies breaking agreement with former Goldman Sachs banker

Prosecutors pushed back against claims that they broke an extradition agreement with a Goldman Sachs banker charged with participating in the 1MDB scandal.

14 January 2021

LA US attorney returns to Gibson Dunn

Nick Hanna, who helped shape the DOJ’s recent corporate enforcement strategy and oversaw the 1MDB corruption investigation, has rejoined his old firm.

12 January 2021

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