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Entries in Apple (15)

Monday
Jun192017

FBI Special Agent Adam Lee on FCPA probes: ‘We use all of the techniques available to us’

I spoke last Thursday with Adam S. Lee, the Special Agent in charge of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation's Richmond Division.

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Tuesday
Jul052016

After Orlando: COs Face the Challenge of ‘Awful’

“I have to believe my compliance work is relevant to this tragedy. I have to believe the mission of compliance can help. If you stay in this transformative work in progress called Compliance 2.0, you have a sense of mission that makes it worth it. Compliance officers can address that moral gap of 'lawful but awful' conduct. They are empowered under Compliance 2.0 to debate with management and the Board the hard questions, starting with: 'It’s legally permitted but is it who we are?'"

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Wednesday
Apr132016

Can any compliance officer overcome the encryption problem?

Encryption is great for users of devices and apps. It keeps personal details private, credit cards secure, and other sensitive information safe from hackers by allowing practically impenetrable communication.

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Thursday
Jan072016

Ethisphere honors for Richard Bistrong

Our contributing editor Richard Bistrong was named one of Ethisphere's 100 Most Influential in Business Ethics for 2015.

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Thursday
Jul022015

Four charged with smuggling 40,000 counterfeit Apple and Sony products

Four foreign nationals were arraigned in federal court Wednesday in Newark, New Jersey on charges of smuggling counterfeit Sony Camcorders and Apple iPhones, iPads, and iPods from China for sale in the United States.

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Tuesday
Nov042014

Will there ever be a classic treatise on the FCPA?

A lot of regular and new readers enjoyed Joe Murphy's post last week about the DOJ's view of antitrust compliance. As we and DOJ officials have said before, there's often an intersection between illegal cartel behavior and corrupt payments. So most compliance professionals are tuned in to both the FCPA and the Sherman Act.

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Wednesday
Jun112014

CCTV exec investigated for running protection racket

A senior executive with the sate-run China Central Television (CCTV), Guo Zhenxi, has been placed under investigation for graft.

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Friday
Feb142014

Apple to name suppliers using conflict minerals

Image courtesy of AppleApple will begin publishing names of suppliers every quarter showing whether they have verified the source of the minerals they use.

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Thursday
Jan232014

Former Foxconn managers charged in Taiwan bribe case

Several former employees of Apple supplier Foxconn were charged with bribery Thursday by Taiwan prosecutors after a year-long investigation.

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Thursday
Aug222013

Anti-corruption app launched in China

A smartphone application named “Staying away from duty-related crimes” has been launched by the prosecutors office in Chongqing. The app is intended to raise awareness of graft and encourage whistleblowing against corrupt officials. 

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Wednesday
Aug212013

Wal-Mart is no numbers game (Part One)

Wal-Mart is the largest retail organization on the planet. Indeed its nickname among financial analysts is “Planet Wal-Mart.” Repeatedly ranked Number One on the Fortune 500 list, Wal-Mart has more revenue than Apple, IBM, Microsoft, Amazon and Pepsi - COMBINED.

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Tuesday
Jan152013

Foxconn launches internal bribery probe

Taiwan-based contract manufacturer Foxconn Technology Group has disclosed it is investigating allegations of bribery within its supply chain.

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