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DOJ declines to prosecute Cognizant, charges C-suite execs

By Clara Hudson

15 February 2019

DOJ declines to prosecute Cognizant, charges C-suite execs Credit: Cognizant Technology Solutions via Flickr

US authorities have charged Cognizant’s former president and former chief legal officer for their alleged role in a scheme to bribe Indian officials. The information technology company, meanwhile, avoided criminal charges in a resolution with US authorities.