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Avon Products Inc. - Shareholder Derivative Lawsuit

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

The company hired Claudius Sokenu of Arnold & Porter LLP in New York to conduct an internal investigation into the alleged FCPA violations, after an internal whistleblower told company executives in June 2008 that company employees were bribing Chinese regulators to persuade them to ease restrictions on direct selling.

Weatherford International Ltd. - Shareholder Derivative Lawsuit

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

Weatherford said the wider inquiry includes scrutiny of its sales in countries facing U.S. trade sanctions for promoting or tolerating terrorism and Weatherford's participation in the scandal-ridden United Nations Oil-for-Food program.

Parker Drilling Co. - Shareholder Derivative Lawsuit

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

The Houston-based oil driller said in a May 2008 regulatory filing that it became a target in pending enforcement investigations by the SEC and DOJ. The company hired former SEC enforcement lawyer Tom Hanusik of Crowell & Moring LLP in Washington, D.C., to investigate.

Pride International - Shareholder Derivative Lawsuit

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

Pride International Inc., one of more than a dozen oil and gas-related companies that used logistics intermediary Panalpina World Transport Ltd. to bribe customs agents in Nigeria and elsewhere, allegedly paid more than $4 million in bribes and kickbacks from 2001 to 2006.

Richard Alderman Interview

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

The director of the Serious Fraud Office would like deferred prosecution agreements in the U.K.

Q&A with Richard Alderman

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

Main Justice founder Mary Jacoby speaks with U.K. Serious Fraud Office Director Richard Alderman.

Welcome

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

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Q&A With OECD Anti-Corruption Chief Patrick Moulette

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

Moulette discussed the efforts to engage major and emerging economies in Russia, China, India, Indonesia and elsewhere to adopt Western anti-corruption standards -- and establish a level playing field for global business.

Texas Lawyer Files FCPA Shareholder Derivative Suits

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

Dallas plaintiffs’ lawyer Hamilton Lindley believes he’s at the vanguard of a potentially lucrative new legal practice: the filing of shareholder derivative lawsuits sparked by Foreign Corrupt Practices Act disclosures.

Welcome

August 12, 2010, Just Anti-Corruption

Just Anti-Corruption debuts today.