Latin Node Ordered To Pay $2M For FCPA Charge

Law360, New York (April 8, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Florida-based telecommunications provider Latin Node Inc. has been ordered to pay a $2 million fine after pleading guilty to paying millions of dollars in bribes to company and government officials in Honduras and Yemen.

In a final judgment issued Wednesday, Judge Paul C. Huck of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida ordered the Miami-based company to pay the fine for one count of violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Latin Node provided wholesale telecommunications services to a number of countries using Internet...
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