Hunter’s company is doing business in Russia and he secures a very large contract with

Question: Hunter’s company is doing business in Russia and he secures a very large contract with a private company there, but the work and revenue won’t commence until the next calendar year. After some other good contracts around the world, Hunter is very close to a huge year-end bonus, but really needs that Russian contract revenue to start coming in this year. HeHunter’s company is doing business in Russia and he secures a very large contract with a private company there, but the work and revenue won’t commence until the next calendar year. After some other good contracts around the world, Hunter is very close to a huge year-end bonus, but really needs that Russian contract revenue to start coming in this year. He contacts the CEO of the Russian company and offers him $100,000 if they can start the contract and some of the payments in the current year. Would this payment be a violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act? Explain why/why not.
Answer: Yes, the payment in the middle year, will be considered briber, which is unethical and false under the act Foreign corrupt practices act 1977, which clearly defines its rules and regulations in its clauses, where Hunter has given the offer of…View the full answer