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DOJ asks Italian oil company for Unaoil documents

By Clara Hudson

08 April 2019

DOJ asks Italian oil company for Unaoil documents Saipem is cooperating with US prosecutors. (Credit: Ivar Aasen on Creative Commons (CC BY-SA 2.0))

Italian oil and gas contractor Saipem will hand over documents to US prosecutors investigating bribery tied to Monaco consultancy Unaoil. But that doesn't mean the US has jurisdiction to bring a case against Saipem, the company said.