Certain Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcement actions have involved “foreign officials” attending seminars or other educational events in desirable locations. (See here, here, here, here, here), While at the event, the “foreign officials” are treated to fancy dinners, alcohol and other fun things.
The above makes this recent New York Times article titled “Big Tech Funds a Think Tank Pushing for Fewer Rules. For Big Tech” interesting.
According to the article: