New Resource: Legal: Where the Bribes Are (Interactive Map)
The investigative firm James Mintz Group has a new database of every FCPA [Foreign Corrupt Practices Act] case that it says allows users to access such information in short order by clicking on an interactive map.
Law Blog’s favorite feature is the filtering by sector. Pick your sector on the bar on the left, and you can see which countries apparently have been the most treacherous for a particular industry — energy, manufacturing, defense, etc. Consulting comes in second, with a total of about $847 million in penalties.
About Gary Price
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