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Insys Therapeutics Founder, Execs Found Guilty In Opioid Crisis Scheme

A Boston court has found Insys Therapeutics founder John Kapoor and four other executives guilty of racketeering conspiracy. The defendants allegedly paid doctors to prescribe the company's opioid painkiller and then lied to insurance companies about its use.

Public Health May 6, 2019

Uber Picks Up Its New CEO, But Also A New Scandal: US Department Of Justice Now Investigating Alleged Bribery Practices

Uber has finally decided on Dara Khosrowshahi as its new leader. Should he accept the job, his first new scandal is the company’s alleged bribery practices in other countries.

Business Tech August 30, 2017

Samsung Heir Apparent Jay Y. Lee Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Bribery: Is This The End For Samsung?

Samsung heir apparent and de facto leader Jay Y. Lee has been sentenced to five years in prison. What does this mean for South Korea, and does this mean the end of Samsung?

Business Tech August 26, 2017

Samsung Chief Indicted Over Corruption And Bribery Scandal

Samsung's VP Lee Jae-yong has been convicted with corruption, embezzlement and bribery, along with four other executives. South Korea's constitutional court is yet to make a decision.

Business Tech February 28, 2017

Samsung Chief Could Be Arrested Over Presidential Bribery Allegations

Jay. Y. Lee, the chief of Samsung Group, could be arrested on charges of bribery. He may be arrested for allegedly bribing Choi Soon-Sil, who is a close friend of the impeached President of South Korea, Park Geun-hye.

Business Tech January 16, 2017

U.S. court slaps HP $59 million fine for bribing Moscow officials

Northern California U.S. District Judge Lowell Jensen placed a $58.8 million fine on Hewlett Packard after the company pleaded guilty to bribing Russian officials to secure a lucrative contract.

Business September 12, 2014

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