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US Government Terminates Burma Sanctions and Further Clarifies the Application of Iran Sanctions

In the past week, the US government took executive actions to continue its easing of the Burma and Iran sanctions regimes. On October 7, 2016, the U.S. government issued an Executive Order effecting the termination of the long-standing Burma sanctions … Continue reading

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New guide to anti-corruption regulation in Asia Pacific launched

Over the past two years we have witnessed an exponential increase in global efforts to combat corruption.  Nowhere is this more visible than Asia, where a number of countries have recently passed new anti-corruption legislation or taken steps to strengthen … Continue reading

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Corporate Crime Monthly Update February 2015

Welcome to the February 2015 edition of our corporate crime update – our round-up of developments in relation to corruption, money laundering, fraud, sanctions and related matters. Our update now covers a number of jurisdictions. For the full update on each jurisdiction/region, please … Continue reading

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OECD Foreign Bribery Report

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) released its Foreign Bribery Report (Report) this week.  The Report is the OECD’s first ever analysis of foreign bribery on a global scale.  It analyses 427 legal cases involving companies (164 cases) and … Continue reading

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Corporate Crime Update – September 2014

Welcome to the September 2014 edition of our corporate crime update – our round-up of developments in relation to corruption, money laundering, fraud, sanctions and related matters.  Our update now covers a number of jurisdictions.  For the full update on … Continue reading

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Corporate Crime Update – May 2014

Welcome to the May 2014 edition of our corporate crime update – our round-up of developments in relation to corruption, money laundering, fraud, sanctions and related matters. Our update now covers a number of jurisdictions. For the full update on … Continue reading

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December 2013 Corporate Crime update

Welcome to the December 2013 edition of our corporate crime update – our round up of developments in relation to corruption, money laundering, fraud, sanctions and related matters.

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