Archibold discusses similar findings, while also discussing the occurring bribes paid to health inspectors by a long time food…. The fact that it is under investigation for violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act may add to its legal woes. Thus, Wal-Mart overlooked its legal responsibilities in its strategy of acquiring strategic physical locations in Mexico. Already, a Wal-Mart shareholder has sued the company over its malpractice in Mexico. Reuters reported that the shareholder 's complaint was that the failure to abide by the law ruined the corporate image and goodwill of the company Wilmington,
Subscriber Account active since. Just as bad, Walmart's senior management appears to have long known about the scandal and has deliberately tried to cover it up. In an investigation that could lead to the humiliation and firing of several senior Walmart executives--if not criminal charges--the New York Times's David Barstow reveals the following :. In response to the NYT's story, Walmart says it has begun a new investigation into the bribery scandal, which may have violated Mexican and U.