PM Breaches Conflict Law

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from the 2020 edition of The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its August 2019 report entitled Trudeau II Report, Canada’s Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner [...]

Newsreel July 29, 2019

Quebec Government Denies Plan for SNC-Lavalin Bailout, SNC-Lavalin Bails on Two Major Vancouver Projects, and Saudi Arabia Adopts Negotiated RFPs in New Law By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s newsreel, Quebec denies an SNC-Lavalin bailout plan, SNC-Lavalin bails out [...]

Global Newsreel Update – June 11, 2018

Purging of Procurement Heads in Kenya and a Former PA Official Charged with Bribery By: Paul Emanuelli and Lisa Kuechler This week, our Media Monitoring Team is following the mass purge of Procurement Heads in Kenya, a former PA official charged [...]

Court Recognizes Civil Claims Against Bribery Scheme

By Paul Emanuelli In its April 2017 decision in United States of America v. Mercer Transportation Co., Inc., the United States District Court upheld a number of damages claims arising out of a bribery scheme involving government contracts. The case [...]