• Griffiths Energy International Pleads Guilty To CFPOA Charges; FCPA Investigation Outstanding
  • January 29, 2013 | Authors: Nicolas Businger; Tyler Hodgson
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Toronto Office
  • On January 22, 2013, Griffiths Energy International Inc. (GEI), a privately held oil and gas company based in Calgary, plead guilty to bribery charges under the Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act (CFPOA). GEI had admitted to paying $2 million to officials in Chad to secure a contract for oil exploration blocks.