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Episode #46

In Halliburton,Noble,Nordam,Qualcomm on July 20, 2012 by Howard@OpenAir

Show Notes:

1:37: Halliburton’s settlement of the shareholder action
3:46: Halliburton messaging requirements
9:36: Halliburton’s audit personnel requirement
13:21: Back to the messaging requirements; should they have set the # of messages
17:54: Qualcomm opens an internal investigation (belatedly)
20:27: Is a Wells Notice something you must disclose
28:08: What happens (or should happen) when you get the first call from the DOJ & SEC
29:31: Are outside auditors going to lawyer up too?
31:46: Nordam penalized, but not too harshly
41:08: Noble executives Mark Jackson and James Ruehlen file their reply briefs
47:40: Do you have to know that what you’re paying is a bribe? To “willfully” bribe? How does that apply to facilitation payments?
57:25: I rant about tolling and the statute of limitations

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Episode #32

In Africa Sting Case,Alcoa,News Corp.,Noble,TSKJ,TWIFCPAVideocast,Wynn on March 5, 2012 by Howard@OpenAir Tagged: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

New recording software. Oh My G-d. How much easier is this?

1:24: Tom gets published! Go to Amazon and look at his book. (lasts 30 seconds)

2:05: Tom moderates at panel at the ¬† ¬†upcoming Global Compliance Symposium. Take a look here and see what’s what. (3 minutes)

5:05: News Corp. (17 minutes)

–Around 12:57, Howard takes a surprising position
–Around 17:44, what should regulators do when a company self-reports a violation, but a
really minor one?

22:22: Noble execs get sued (13 minutes)

–Is there going to be a trial? @26:05
–Around the 30-minute mark, I take another surprising stance on the SEC’s capabilities,
Tom says I’m wrong about something, I concede; and I take a very unsympathetic view to
a prosecution (yes, that’s possible)

35:45: TSKJ sentencings (7 1/2 minutes)

–Stanley @ 35:45
–Tesler @38:35
–@43:46, the impossible happens: Howard says “I’m wrong.”

44:08: Africa Sting case ends (11 minutes)

55:15: Wynn Resorts boots a board member (6 1/2 minutes)

1:01:40: Alba suing Alcoa (1 1/2 minutes)

1:03:15: Alstom subsidiaries get debarred. (3 minutes)

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