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FCPA Docket: Houston company trebles damages for refusing bribe

By Kelly Swanson

14 February 2019

FCPA Docket: Houston company trebles damages for refusing bribe Houston, Texas. (Credit: iStock.com/Pgiam)

In today’s news round-up, a federal judge rebuffs a Russian company’s attack on Skadden’s settlement with the DOJ and a Houston energy company that refused to pay a bribe has now been awarded $1.4 billion in damages.