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IBM to pay $10 million to settle Asian bribe case (AFP)

AFP – IBM has agreed to pay $10 million to settle charges it gave cash and gifts to Chinese and South Korean officials to win contracts for mainframe and personal computers and other products.

Ex-Goldman director sues SEC after civil charges (AP)

AP – A former Goldman Sachs board member accused the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday of unfairly spoiling his reputation by accusing him of passing along inside information without ever bringing the accusations in federal court.

Ind. businessman indicted, faces SEC fraud charges (AP)

AP – A former Indiana businessman who served for years as National Lampoon’s chief executive was arrested Wednesday on charges he ran an elaborate Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors of more than $200 million to help fund a lavish lifestyle, includin…