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Welcome Back My Friends To The Show That Never Ends

Welcome back my friends, to the show that never end;

We’re so glad you could attend, come inside, come inside;

There behind the glass stands a real blade of grass; 1,385 more words


Dog Bite Defense No. 4 and the Defense of an FCPA Claim

As most readers of this blog know, I am a recovering trial lawyer. I almost always acted as defense counsel for corporations in my trial lawyer career. 883 more words


Using Bribery and Corruption to Steal Business - A Thyestean Feast?

Not much beats the ancient Greek House of Atreus for dramatic gore: infanticide, patricide, fratricide, filicide, matricide, cannibalism, incest and about every other horror which can befall one family occurs in the various stories of this, the ruling family of Mycenae. 1,286 more words


Election Day - Just Who is a Foreign Government Official?

Ed. Note-we continue our series of guest posts from our colleague Mary Shaddock Jones, who today looks at the issue of foreign government officials under the FCPA. 1,267 more words


Wal-Mart and the Death Knell for Amending the FCPA

In a development that can only be called stunning, the New York Times (NYT) on Sunday, April 22, 2012, reported, in an article entitled “ 1,218 more words


Wynn Casinos and Charitable Donations under the FCPA

The recent events surrounding Wynn Casinos and its now former director, Kazuo Okada, have almost been breath-taking in their family feud nature. Indeed in an article in the March 2, 2012 edition of the… 1,640 more words


The Mercury 7, Chuck Duross and Continuous Improvement to Your Compliance Program

Next Monday, February 20, 2012 is the 50th anniversary of the first American manned orbital space flight. It made John Glenn a national hero and heralded America’s move into direct competition with the (then) Soviet Union for the race to put the first man on the moon. 978 more words