Sands' 2002 Macau victory raised foreign corruption concerns

Ward, Matt; McKee, David
May 2007
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/28/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p6
The article reports that the Las Vegas Sands and its top executives were worried that litigation surrounding the company's gambling concession in Macau may reveal potential violation of U.S. federal law. Sands executives took measures to avoid claims that it had violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, a government law that punishes firms for engaging in illegal practices, such as bribery, when doing business overseas.


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