CQB has had issues with ethics for years. Where was the original Mr. Corporate Responsibility (the Z-man) while this was going on? Come on, the CFO plus COO, not to mention Manny, the current CRO had to approve these payments. For you newtimers, they had problems in Colombia in the late 90s with paying off customs officials.
They were also under govt supervision under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for years.