Topic: Statute of limitations

Ex-Braskem CEO sentenced to 20 months

A Brooklyn federal judge sentenced the former CEO for participating in a foreign bribery scheme at Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem. His defence team had previously raised concerns about whether the case was time-barred.

12 October 2021

Swedish Ericsson probe closing in on former employees

Sweden is investigating alleged bribery by former Ericsson employees in Djibouti and two other countries, a local prosecutor told GIR in an interview.

12 May 2021

Former Braskem CEO pleads guilty in Brazilian corruption case

His lawyers had previously argued that the conduct was time-barred and lacked any meaningful connection to the US.

15 April 2021

Former Braskem CEO set for plea hearing in corruption case

The development signals a likely resolution to the DOJ’s foreign bribery case against José Carlos Grubisich.

31 March 2021

Prosecution of German football execs expires in Fifa bribery case

26 February 2021

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