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UK's SFO Says Nine Convicted In 16 Mln STG, $21 Mln FH Bertling Bribery Cases


Tuesday, 27 Nov 2018 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - UK's SFO::UK'S SFO - STEPHEN EMLER, GIUSEPPE MORREALE PLEADED GUILTY FOR THEIR PART IN SCHEME TO SECURE CONOCOPHILLIPS FREIGHT FORWARDING CONTRACT.SFO- CONOCOPHILLIPS FREIGHT FORWARDING CONTRACT WAS EVENTUALLY WORTH OVER £16M, FOR FH BERTLING AS PART OF ‘JASMINE’ NORTH SEA OIL EXPLORATION PROJECT.SFO- 9 CONVICTED IN £16M AND $21M FH BERTLING BRIBERY CASES.SFO- CHRISTOPHER LANE PLEADED GUILTY TO A SEPARATE BRIBERY SCHEME INVOLVING OVERCHARGING. COLIN BAGWELL WAS CONVICTED BY THE JURY OF THE SAME OFFENCE.SFO- INVESTIGATION INTO FH BERTLING’S ANGOLA BUSINESS REVEALED EXECUTIVES CONSPIRED TO PAY BRIBES TO STATE OIL CO AGENT TO SECURE $21M CONTRACTS.