Region: Poland

GSK bribery allegations spread to five countries

UK pharmaceuticals company GlaxoSmithKline is investigating allegations of bribery in Jordan and Lebanon, the company confirmed in a statement yesterday.

17 April 2014

Poland investigates GSK bribery allegations

Polish authorities are investigating allegations that UK pharmaceuticals company GlaxoSmithKline bribed doctors to prescribe its drugs to patients.

14 April 2014

Russia yet to investigate HP bribery allegations

In the wake of the US Department of Justice’s Hewlett-Packard bribery investigation, Polish authorities have issued a string of charges but Russia has so far declined to take action.

11 April 2014

HP enters “unusual” criminal FCPA settlement with DoJ

Three Hewlett-Packard subsidiaries agreed to separate non-prosecution, deferred prosecution and plea agreements with the US Department of Justice, in a move that distances their parent company from any criminal conduct.

10 April 2014

HP agrees US$108 million FCPA settlement

Computer company Hewlett Packard has today announced that it has agreed to pay US$108 million to settle FCPA charges brought by the US Department of Justice and the Securities & Exchange Commission.

09 April 2014

Poland's Office for Competition & Consumer Protection (UOKiK)

Featured in The Due Process Guide 2014

Grade: C+Lawyers aren’t happy then.Practitioners say there are serious problems with due process and how the Polish competition authority conducts investigations.

18 March 2014

Eighteen arrested in widening Polish IT bribery investigation

Poland’s Central Anti-Corruption Bureau (CBA) has arrested 18 people in connection with an investigation of alleged bribery for government information technology (IT) contracts worth 1.5 billion zloty (US$484 million).

25 November 2013

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