October 30, 2017

Alstom & Siemens:  The Merger is on the Tracks On September 27, the two largest train producing companies in Europe, Alstom and Siemens, proposed a merger in order to create “a new European champion in the rail industry for the long term,” to beat competition from China. “The message of this merger is [also] that…

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Central Piedmont Community College und deutsche Außenhandelskammer arbeiten an neuem Zertifizierungsprogramm

September 24, 2012

Das Central Piedmont Community College (“CPCC”) ist ein großes Community College in Charlotte, NC. Mit mehr als 70.000 Studenten ist es eines der größten Colleges in North Carolina. Es wurde 1963 gegründet und entstand durch einen Zusammenschluss des Mecklenburg College und des Central Industrial Education Center. Mittlerweile hat das Central Piedmont Community College sechs verschiedene…

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Obama Justice Department expands FCPA Prosecutions to Combat International Corruption; US Executives Authorizing Overseas Kickbacks Now Face Jail

November 15, 2009

Siemens Agrees to Massive $1.34 BN Penalty to Settle FCPA Corruption Charges US and EU businesses operating in or solicing clients in any foreign country should take note of several recent developments in the laws intended to combat fraud and corruption by US and EU companies. In the last several months, there have been significant…

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