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FCPA Challenge

How much do you know about the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act? Let’s find out.

To commemorate the FCPA’s 40th year, FCPA Professor is presenting the FCPA Challenge.

Each Thursday during 2018, a question will be posed and the answer will be below the fold.

This week’s question is: this 1986 enforcement action was based on the allegation that something of value was provided to a “foreign official” by purchasing the foreign official’s interest in a largely worthless mine.

Answer: Ashland Oil (see here [1]).