Corporate Crime Blotter

Aug 1: DOJ hiring expert to identify #corporatecompliance programs that fail to detect or deter #systemic #whitecollarcrime. http://t.co/LxyeFnJuX5
Jul 30: #Matson shipping company to pay $15+ MILLION for 2013 #molasses #spill in #Hawaii, end molasses operations in state. http://t.co/DP01CtQ6hT
Jul 29: #GM docs: It knew about faulty ignition switches before cars were even sold, but took years to fix, causing #DEATHS. http://t.co/y3Yd52yKil
Jul 26: After 23 flawed recalls since 2013, U.S. #NHTSA to fine #FiatChrysler record $105 MILLION & require some car buybacks http://t.co/ymAPPbt0xR
Jul 24: UK's costly and dangerous U.S. import: the deferred prosecution agreement (#DPA, corporate get-out-of-jail-free card) http://t.co/E6QIU1jZmH
Jul 24: #Amnesty Int: UK says it can't probe #Trafigura for dumping #toxicwaste that KILLED 15 & injured 100K in #IvoryCoast. http://t.co/59Ps9rd2pr
Jul 22: Consumer Finan. Protection Bureau fines #DiscoverBank and affiliates $18.5 MILLION for illegal #studentloan practices http://t.co/yCOnZsSLK8
Jul 21: Accounting scandals rogues' gallery: #WorldCom #Healthsouth #Satyam #Elan #Shell #Qwest #BristolMeyers #AIG #Toshiba http://t.co/WkK3PORKZs
Jul 21: Toshiba just latest in corporate accounting scandals: #BCCI, #Enron, #Tyco, #Olympus, #Tesco & ’08 Wall Street crisis http://t.co/NkP2mNxdmL
Jul 20: #Toshiba "systematically" inflated its profit numbers by $1.2 BILLION since 2008 at the behest of senior executives http://t.co/8jxpi6DhYS

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