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Olson and Guo Co-Author Corporate Counsel Article on Anti-Corruption Activity in ChinaOctober 22, 2014 O'Melveny partners Steve Olson and Binga Guo co-authored the Corporate Counsel article, titled "What to Do When the Chinese Government Comes Knocking." The authors provide practical advice for corporate counsel facing corruption investigations by the Chinese government and tips for how to avoid getting swept up in China's anti-corruption movement. The article further details the change in Chinese culture from a place where bribery was accepted as a standard business practice to a Chinese government-led crackdown on this type of behavior.
Olson is a partner in the Los Angeles office of O'Melveny & Myers, where he is a member of the white-collar defense and corporate investigations and the business trial and litigation practices. He was formerly senior advisor to the secretary of commerce and executive director of SelectUSA, President Barack Obama’s initiative to attract investment to the United States. Guo is a partner in the Beijing office of O'Melveny, where she practices international litigation.