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Tyco’s ‘Piggy,’ Out of the Pen and Living Small

Tyco’s ‘Piggy,’ Out of the Pen and Living Small | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Convicted in 2005 of looting nearly $100 million from Tyco, L. Dennis Kozlowski was the face of Wall Street gluttony. Now a free man, he speaks for the first time of his more modest life.
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Detailing Financial Links of Doctors and Drug Makers

Detailing Financial Links of Doctors and Drug Makers | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
A new federal database sheds light on payments made to doctors, but the health care industry says technical problems and inaccuracies limit its value to patients.
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When Taxes and Profits Are Oceans Apart

When Taxes and Profits Are Oceans Apart | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Many American companies won’t divulge the tax bills they would face by bringing home their overseas earnings. It’s a figure that investors could benefit from knowing.
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British officials begin investigation into GlaxoSmithKline practices - The Term Sheet: Fortune's deals blogTerm Sheet

British officials begin investigation into GlaxoSmithKline practices - The Term Sheet: Fortune's deals blogTerm Sheet | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
The latest investigation by the UK comes amid accusations in China and elsewhere.
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Citigroup Says It Has Fired 12 in Mexico Over Fraud

Citigroup Says It Has Fired 12 in Mexico Over Fraud | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
The bank has told employees that 12 employees in Mexico, including some senior executives, have been fired in connection with a $400 million fraud involving a Mexican oil services company.
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J&J to Pay at Least $2.5 Billion to Settle Hip Lawsuits

J&J to Pay at Least $2.5 Billion to Settle Hip Lawsuits | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Johnson & Johnson agreed to pay at least $2.5 billion to resolve thousands of lawsuits filed by patients who alleged they were injured by some of the company's artificial hips.
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Eight Outrageous CEO Perks

Eight Outrageous CEO Perks | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
1. Personal security > 2012 value: $1,531,675 > CEO: Lawrence Ellison > Company: Oracle Corporation Larry Ellison, Oracle’s high-profile founder and CEO was recently thrust into the spotlight during The America’s Cup races in the San Francisco Bay...
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$168 million payout to Johnson & Johnson whistleblowers

$168 million payout to Johnson & Johnson whistleblowers | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
The $2.2 billion settlement includes millions paid out to whistleblowers in three states.
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U.S. to put SAC hedge fund out of business over insider trading

U.S. to put SAC hedge fund out of business over insider trading | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Steven A.
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China drugs scandal set to grow

China drugs scandal set to grow | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
A huge bribery scandal in China's rapidly growing drugs market is likely to extend beyond GlaxoSmithKline as the country's authorities investigate other firms in a bid to root out endemic corruption in the industry.
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Glaxo's China sales slump 61% on bribery probe

Glaxo's China sales slump 61% on bribery probe | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
GlaxoSmithKline has suffered a savage sales fall in China as the impact of a corruption investigation begins to be felt.
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JPMorgan's $13 Billion Settlement: Jamie Dimon Is a Colossus No More

JPMorgan's $13 Billion Settlement: Jamie Dimon Is a Colossus No More | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
A record settlement with the government was the best deal Dimon could get. It could still hurt him
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In post-prison interview, former Qwest CEO Nacchio talks about 'Spoonie' and 'Juice'

In post-prison interview, former Qwest CEO Nacchio talks about 'Spoonie' and 'Juice' | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
In his first interview since leaving prison, former Qwest CEO Joseph Nacchio tells of making friends with 'Spoonie' and 'Juice,' and using tuna fish as currency.
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Apple’s Tax Strategy Aims at Low-Tax States and Nations

Apple’s Tax Strategy Aims at Low-Tax States and Nations | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Apple serves as a window on how technology giants have taken advantage of tax codes written for an industrial age and ill suited to today’s digital economy.
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Why Can’t the Banking Industry Solve Its Ethics Problems?

Why Can’t the Banking Industry Solve Its Ethics Problems? | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Scandals keep occurring, even after the financial crisis, raising the uncomfortable possibility that the industry is fundamentally flawed.
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A Grieving Father Pulls a Thread That Unravels BNP's Illegal Deals

A Grieving Father Pulls a Thread That Unravels BNP's Illegal Deals | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
A lengthy investigation of some of the world’s top banks, which started with a father from New Jersey, is coming to an end with a guilty plea from BNP Paribas.
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Former Head of GlaxoSmithKline in China Is Accused of Bribery

Former Head of GlaxoSmithKline in China Is Accused of Bribery | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
The Chinese authorities said Mark Reilly, a Briton, had ordered his subordinates to form a “massive bribery network.”
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JPMorgan Chase in $13 billion mortgage securities settlement

JPMorgan Chase in $13 billion mortgage securities settlement | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
The head of a task force on mortgage fraud announced a press conference Tuesday to discuss the government's expected $13 billion settlement with JPMorgan.
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Sweet spot for stock sales: Executives give favorable stock guidance, sell shares, then disclose bad news.

Sweet spot for stock sales: Executives give favorable stock guidance, sell shares, then disclose bad news. | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
When corporate executives give favorable stock guidance, sell their own shares, then disclose bad news, investors sometimes grow suspicious.
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Chevron Witness Describes 'Shocking' Levels of Corruption in $19 Billion Pollution Case

Chevron Witness Describes 'Shocking' Levels of Corruption in $19 Billion Pollution Case | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Prominent New York commercial litigator Jeffrey Shinder testified that he bowed out of the Ecuadorian pollution case against Chevron on ethical grounds
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Why Market Rigging Deserves Our Attention - MoneyBeat - WSJ

Why Market Rigging Deserves Our Attention - MoneyBeat - WSJ | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
J.P. Morgan's settlement talks have received most of the attention.
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Johnson & Johnson to pay $2.2 billion to end US marketing probes: report

Johnson & Johnson to pay $2.2 billion to end US marketing probes: report | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
Johnson & Johnson will pay $2.2 billion to the US government to end multiple investigations into kickbacks to pharmacists and the marketing of pharmaceuticals for off-label uses, a person familiar with the settlement said on Monday.
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Bribery scandal will hit Glaxo's China growth

Bribery scandal will hit Glaxo's China growth | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
The corruption scandal sweeping through China's healthcare sector will dent GlaxoSmithKline's rapidly-growing business in the country, the company said Wednesday.
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Jury Decides Against BofA on 'Hustle' Program

Jury Decides Against BofA on 'Hustle' Program | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
In a major win for the U.S. government, a jury Wednesday found Bank of America liable for fraud related to loans its Countrywide unit sold to mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in a program called the "Hustle" in 2007 and 2008.
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CEO spouses travel on company dime in little-known perk

CEO spouses travel on company dime in little-known perk | Ethics in Corporate America | Scoop.it
You're on a business trip, so of course, the company is likely to pick up the tab. But your spouse?
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