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SFO

Abbreviation for subfornical organ.
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The deal is being examined by US authorities, the SFO said, adding in a statement "In respect of other aspects and on the application of well-established principles, jurisdiction over the investigation has been ceded to the US authorities, whose investigation is ongoing."
The SFO is responsible for investigating and prosecuting serious and complex fraud and corruption.
The SFO confirmed that its director had opened a criminal investigation into the commercial practices of GSK and its subsidiaries.
"It (the Dahdaleh case) obviously doesn't help the SFO at all - but I don't see it as the straw that breaks the camel's back," said Alistair Graham, a partner at law firm Mayer Brown.
SFO has provided retailers with a list of approved alternatives to plastic water bottles and will continue to update this list as the market for plastic-free bottled water evolves.
'The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Anti-Corruption wrote to the director of the SFO [David Green], inviting him to exercise his powers to seek a UWO against Mr Sharif in respect of the Park Lane properties,' according to copy of the letter available with The Nation.
'A key thing is that it has got nothing to do with the American Department of Justice as their punishments can be harsher.' A fund manager which backs BAT said SFO headlines had generally been 'buying opportunities in stocks or usually completely ignored by the stock market'.
The SFO added that the charges also relate to a $3 billion (2.7 billion euros) loan facility made available to the State of Qatar acting through the country's Ministry of Economy and Finance in November 2008.
However, it is worth noting that Rolls-Royce and Airbus have been subject to SFO investigations and this has not stopped them winning significant new business.
Short period administration of intravenous SFO has been reported to be useful treatment for postoperative anemia and also reduces a risk of postoperative infection or total amount of blood transfusion [4, 5], whereas aimlessly long-term administration of intravenous SFO has a definitively risk of complication including hypophosphatemic osteomalacia [3, 6, 7].
The SFO appealed for anyone with information about the case to contact them via a secure and confidential reporting channel on their website www.sfo.gov.uk.
An SFO spokesman said if he "considers there are reasonable grounds to suspect serious or complex fraud which meets his criteria he will open a criminal investigation".