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Samuel Rubenfeld is a reporter covering cases of bribery and corruption and some international trade issues. Prior to joining MLex, he was editor of the Kharon Brief, a news and data analysis platform focused on global security issues, including sanctions and export controls. Earlier in his career, Rubenfeld spent about a decade at The Wall Street Journal, including nearly nine years as a reporter covering corporate risk and compliance concerns such as bribery, money laundering, sanctions, terrorist financing and whistleblowers.
Selected Insights by Samuel
Halkbank, will claim that it cannot face US prosecution because it is majority owned by the Turkish state
A recent appellate decision may pull the US further out of compliance with an international anti-bribery agreement
Deripaska’s petition to overturn the designation, coupled with a Supreme Court decision
US investigations of sanctioned Russian oligarchs in the year since Moscow began its invasion of Ukraine