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SBM Offshore agrees “unprecedented” US$240 million Dutch settlement

By Adam Dobrik

12 November 2014

SBM Offshore agrees “unprecedented” US$240 million Dutch settlement Credit: Marjolein & Willem Frank on Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Oil platform services company SBM Offshore has agreed to a landmark US$240 million foreign bribery settlement with Dutch prosecutors, while the DoJ has dropped its parallel FCPA investigation of the matter.