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US sentencing pushed back for Leissner, Ng in 1MDB bribery case

Sentencing has been delayed for both former Goldman Sachs partner Tim Leissner and ex-banker Roger Ng for their roles in a corruption scandal at Malaysian sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.
Leissner was scheduled to be sentenced today, and Ng’s sentencing was set for Sept. 13 (see here). In the past week,

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Samuel Rubenfeld


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.

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