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Poincaré, Pichon, and Doumergue at the Quai d’Orsay, 1912–1914

M. B. HAYNE

in he French Foreign Office and the Origins of the First World War, 1898–1914

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198202707
eISBN:
9780191675492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198202707.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter states that between 1912 and 1914, the power of the Quai d'Orsay increased. It presents how Poincaré's election to the presidency of the Republic and his replacement by two inexperienced ... More


Foreign-Official Immunity under the Common Law

John B. Bellinger and Stephen K. Wirth

in The Restatement and Beyond: The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Foreign Relations Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197533154
eISBN:
9780197534007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197533154.003.0021
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter looks at foreign-official immunity. Foreign-official immunity is divided into status-based immunity, which affords absolute immunity to sitting heads of state, heads of government, and ... More


Australia

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

Australia chose to implement the OECD Convention by amending its Criminal Code Act 1995 to codify the offense of bribing a foreign public official, to include relevant definitions, and to make the ... More


New Zealand

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

New Zealand implemented the OECD Convention by amending the Crimes Act 1961 by adding section 105C, section 105D, and section 105E. The new sections made the bribery of a foreign public official a ... More


Australia

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

Australia’s anti-bribery and anti-corruption laws appear simple in expression but have proved illusive in securing successful prosecutions. The structure of the foreign bribery offense is complicated ... More


The OECD Convention

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

The OECD Convention requires parties to criminalize the bribery of foreign public officials and impose sanctions on a comparable basis to domestic bribery. It is narrowly focused on the bribery of ... More


Canada

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

In implementing the OECD Convention, Canada adopted the Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act (CFPOA), an act separate from its Criminal Code. The CFPOA combines the OECD Convention's language ... More


South Africa

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

In implementing the UN Convention, and acceding to the OECD Convention, South Africa adopted the Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Activities Act of 2004 (PCCA). Subject to both territorial and ... More


Entextualization and the Making of International Authority

Andrew C. Gilbert

in International Intervention and the Problem of Legitimacy: Encounters in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750267
eISBN:
9781501750281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750267.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the role played by an understudied but widespread practice of international intervention: entextualization, or the production and circulation of English-language text artifacts. ... More


Russia

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

Russian anti-corruption legislation generally consists of federal laws, including codified acts. Recent developments in Russian anti-corruption legislation have mainly been aimed at stiffening the ... More


South Africa

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

The South African legal regime recognizes the role of international law and treaties, and much of South Africa’s anti-corruption legislation has been enacted to give effect to various international ... More


Overview

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

The legal regimes adopted and being implemented by parties to the OECD Convention flow from a common framework. Yet even when the anti-bribery legal regimes are virtually identical, the differences ... More


Ireland

Stuart H. Deming

in Anti-Bribery Laws in Common Law Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199737710
eISBN:
9780199363070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737710.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law

In implementing the OECD Convention, Ireland adopted the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Act 2001 to amend its corruption law by replacing section 1 of the Prevention of Corruption Act 1906 to ... More


Doing Things with Ethnicity

Andrew C. Gilbert

in International Intervention and the Problem of Legitimacy: Encounters in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750267
eISBN:
9781501750281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750267.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter describes how ideas about ethnic identity functioned as an important heuristic, helping foreigners to navigate a social and political field most knew nothing about. Such ideas also ... More


The Key Tools of the Trade in Transnational Bribery Investigations and Prosecutions: Mutual Legal Assistance Treaties (MLATs) and Letters Rogatory

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

The investigation of corruption, bribery, and similar transnational criminal conduct, like the discovery process for transnational civil proceedings, often involves gathering evidence located in ... More


United States—Deconstructing the FCPA

T. Markus Funk and Andrew S. Boutros (eds)

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

In 1976, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued its groundbreaking Report of the Securities and Exchange Commission on Questionable and Illegal Corporate Payments and Practices, which ... More


Cuba

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

Cuba has long been saddled with a culture of corruption. A lengthy history of colonialism and a state-controlled economy have produced a country with a weak economy, product shortages, low wages, and ... More


From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

T. Markus Funk and Andrew S. Boutros (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

To many practitioners there is the FCPA, the UK Bribery Act, and then “everything else.” But other countries’ anti-corruption laws, for example those of Germany, can play a key role in ... More


Voluntary Disclosures

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0025
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

In the course of doing business, company managers may discover that the company has violated the law, thereby exposing the company to potential civil or criminal liability. When this occurs, an ... More


Department of Justice’s New Revised FCPA Corporate Enforcement Policy

Andrew Boutros

in From Baksheesh to Bribery: Understanding the Global Fight Against Corruption and Graft

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190232399
eISBN:
9780190232412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190232399.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Company and Commercial Law

On November 29, 2017, Deputy Attorney General (DAG) Rod Rosenstein announced a new and significant shift in the Department of Justice’s Enforcement Policy for the FCPA. The Policy is designed to ... More


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