The settlement of this PFE case gives some context for the AVP case. AVP has already spent far more on an internal investigation than PFE paid in a fine...http://finance.yahoo.com/news/pfizer-pays-60m-settle-bribery-153135184.html
P.S. Coty are you there? What happened to your IPO filing? Are you negotiating with AVP?
Just wanted to bump my post with another link providing more FCPA context:http://www.businessinsider.com/the-largest-fcpa-settlements-2012-8#a-switzerland-based-logistics-company-admitted-to-paying-27-million-in-bribes-1
Good post! It would have been nice if AVP settled for anyone of those amounts long before they spent 200M in legal fees.