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American CEO’s knowledge of bribery scrutinised in Petrobras dispute

By Clara Hudson

31 October 2018

American CEO’s knowledge of bribery scrutinised in Petrobras dispute A drill ship. iStockphoto.com/leskas

Whether the former CEO of a Houston-based offshore contractor knew about an alleged scheme to bribe officials at Brazil’s state-owned oil company has been hotly debated in an ongoing contract dispute.