Topic: Culture investigations

Counsel Watch: Malaysian corporate criminal liability law swings into action

In the latest counsel watch, the white-collar lawyers hired for the impeachment investigation into New York governor Andrew Cuomo over allegations of sexual harassment, and the lawyers acting on Malaysia’s first corporate bribery prosecution.

23 March 2021

US safety regulator interviews fire safety whistleblower in Tesla probe

23 March 2021

Facebook FTC negotiation documents to be disclosed

A Delaware judge has let plaintiffs access Facebook board communications so they can determine whether the company’s record $5 billion privacy fine was inflated in return for its chief executive avoiding personal liability.

16 February 2021

KPMG to stop some non-audit services in South Africa

16 February 2021

Whistleblowing: Effective handling of whistleblower allegations at financial institutions

Polly James and Catherine Turner at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner in London explore what makes investigating whistleblower disclosures particularly tricky, what mindset is required to conduct these investigations successfully, and what best practice for conducting them might look like.

11 February 2021

Norwegian prosecutors probe alleged corruption at world biathlon body

Norway’s anti-corruption agency has opened an investigation into the ex-president of the global sporting body for biathlons on suspicion of “aggravated corruption”.

28 January 2021

FCA issues warning over use of encrypted messaging apps

The UK financial regulator has warned businesses that it is focusing on potential misconduct committed via encrypted messaging apps.

14 January 2021

Fifa attempt to recuse special prosecutor fails

A court in Bellinzona, Switzerland, said that football’s global governing body cannot request the dismissal of Stefan Keller because it is not a party to the proceedings against its president, Gianni Infantino.

12 January 2021

Singaporean minister outlines steps to improve corporate transparency

05 January 2021

Fifa criticises Swiss special prosecutor

11 December 2020

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