Legally, a person can obstruct justice even if he committed no other crime – though it is harder to prove. It all depends on the intent behind pressuring investigators, say, or firing an FBI director.
Promoting Canadian jobs is part of any government’s political mandate, but so too is the responsibility of ensuring that Canadian businesses are not supporting or condoning corruption abroad.
Bribery in Uganda's health care system is on a downward trend but researchers fear that it is not sustainable.
Sir John A. Macdonald fused the jobs of justice minister and attorney general as Canada's first prime minister. So is he partly to blame for the SNC-Lavalin controversy?
Until recently, paying a bribe or kickback to secure a contract abroad was seen as the cost of doing business in a foreign land. The SNC-Lavalin case has underscored the need to rethink the approach.
In a return to realism, geopolitical headwinds challenge the US-led campaign against international corporate corruption.
The rankings in Transparency International's 2018 index shows that highly democratic countries tend to have low levels of corruption. Is there something inherent in corruption that can kill democracy?
Some young East Africans believe that there is nothing wrong with corruption -- except in Rwanda.
A legal scholar looks at the new and narrowed definition of bribery by the US Supreme Court. In the future, will politicians doing favors for donors and friends ever be prosecuted for corruption?
Public sector corruption is a major challenge to doing business in Africa and players are mostly ill-equipped to deal with it. Business schools can teach the skills to tackle it.
Journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia has been killed in Malta – but we must accept that corruption is a problem for all of Europe.
Two cases remind us of the international presence of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the importance of designing, adopting and enforcing effective anti-corruption policies.
Protests in Tunisia and Morocco show underlying causes of the Arab uprisings remain intact.
Having seen off his predecessor in a spectacular impeachment saga, Michel Temer may be forced out of office for misconduct of his own.
Fighting corruption in the business world requires transforming the internal structure and culture of big companies.
New research suggests the road to bribery is more of a steep cliff than a slippery slope.
One of David Cameron's more tangible legacies is in danger as the UK rushes to secure trading partners around the globe.
One of the world's cleaner democracies just threw out its president for corruption. How can countries do a better job of keeping their leaders clean?
Proposed laws will put corporate executives in the firing line when the law is broken on their watch.
When fame and glory are at stake, human nature seems to dictate that some people will cheat.