Argentine Bribery Whistleblower Seeks $100M From Siemens

Law360, New York (September 13, 2012, 11:46 PM EDT) -- A former Argentine government investigator who says he was brutally beaten for trying to blow the whistle on a Siemens AG bribery scheme related to a $1 billion government contract sued the German company Wednesday for $100 million in damages.

In a complaint filed in the Southern District of Florida, Carlos A. Moran brought claims under the Alien Tort Statute alleging he was brutally attacked after threatening to disclose his finding about the bribes, leaving him with permanent damage to his vision and hearing.

Moran accuses...
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