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Entries in NSA (6)

Friday
May092014

DOJ joins false claims action against Snowden background check firm

The background-check firm USIS faces a false claims action brought by a whistleblower and joined by the DOJ that alleges insufficient vetting was part of USIS's scheme to maximize profits. 

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Monday
Feb172014

Are all FCPA lawyers and compliance officers fair game for NSA spying?

Image courtesy of the Australian Signals DirectorateA document from Edward Snowden dated February 2013 showed that the Australian Signals Directorate spied on an American law firm and passed the results to the NSA, the New York Times said Saturday.

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Monday
Jan272014

Snowden: NSA spies on companies too

Edward Snowden said on German TV that the National Security Agency spies on companies as well as people.

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Friday
Jun142013

The very word 'secrecy' is repugnant in a free and open society

Photo courtesy of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and MuseumWe've talked about the NSA phone and email dragnet. And its apparent links to FCPA enforcement, and the double standard toward whistleblowers inside government and outside.

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Tuesday
Jun112013

With news of NSA surveillance, life just got tougher for the compliance practitioner

Last week the FCPA Blog, in a post entitled NSA spying also linked to FCPA enforcement, reported that the National Security Agency (NSA) has engaged in economic espionage for the benefit of the United States and perhaps others.

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Friday
Jun072013

NSA spying also linked to FCPA enforcement

'A February report by the European Union alleged that Echelon [a spy satellite system run by the National Security Agency] has been used for economic espionage. . . .

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