Daily Archives: November 23, 2015, 2:25 pm

Madoff Aides Won’t Face Longer Terms as U.S. Drops Appeal – Bloomberg Business

U.S. prosecutors dropped their bid to boost the prison terms for five of Bernard Madoff’s ex-employees, who received “merciful” sentences after being convicted of aiding his $17.5 billion fraud. The sentences for the group, Madoff’s top aides, ranged from 2 1/2 years to 10 years, less than half the time sought by the U.S. In a notice filed Monday in federal appeals…

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Kroll fraud report: Executives feel vulnerable to overseas corruption linked to intermediaries — The FCPA Blog

Half of the executives Kroll polled for its 2015 Global Fraud Report said their companies are at risk of vendor, supplier, or procurement fraud tied to overseas expansion.Forty percent of the respondents felt highly or moderately vulnerable to corruption and bribery. via Kroll fraud report: Executives feel vulnerable to overseas corruption linked to intermediaries — The FCPA Blog

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