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SEC secures admission from Orthofix after repeat FCPA violations

By Adam Dobrik

18 January 2017

SEC secures admission from Orthofix after repeat FCPA violations An x-ray of an orthopedic fixation device, like the kind developed by the Texas-based Orthofix. (Credit: iStock.com/urguplu)

In a rare move, the US Securities and Exchange Commission obtained an admission of wrongdoing from Orthofix, a medical device company, in a foreign bribery settlement that did not involve parallel criminal charges.