Region: South Korea

Güralp chairman opens investigations-focused consulting business

“Being the CEO of a company that discovers bribery is very lonely; it would have been good to meet someone like myself who had that experience,” said Christopher Potts, who led Güralp to a foreign bribery settlement in 2019.

03 February 2022

US auto safety regulator hands out $24 million award to whistleblower

10 November 2021

Korean business leaders lobby president to free imprisoned Samsung chair

03 June 2021

Daewoo executives jailed in Singapore over bribery scheme

18 May 2021

Daewoo executives admit conspiracy to bribe Singaporean public official

Two executives at Korean infrastructure company Daewoo Engineering and Construction have pleaded guilty in Singapore over a scheme to bribe a high-ranking transport official.

07 May 2021

The Netherlands targets PwC in SHV corruption case

Dutch prosecutors are investigating PwC and executives in connection with a vast alleged bribery scheme orchestrated by subsidiaries of Dutch trading firm SHV Holdings.

29 April 2021

Seoul police raid SK Innovation in trade secret theft probe

26 February 2021

ITC imposes import restrictions on South Korean battery maker

A US trade body has banned electric battery maker SK Innovation from importing certain products into the US in connection with a trade secret theft dispute with a South Korean rival.

12 February 2021

Samsung heir sentenced to 30 months for bribery

18 January 2021

Highest South Korean court upholds prison sentence for former president

14 January 2021

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