Roy Jacobs & Associates announces that it is investigating SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“SciClone” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SCLN), a specialty pharmaceutical company, for potentially violating the federal securities laws by issuing false and misleading statements to its shareholders.

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SciClone revealed that the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) has informed the Company that the SEC has initiated a formal, non-public investigation of SciClone. The Company has also been contacted by the Department of Justice (“DOJ”), which requested that the Company meet with the DOJ regarding its compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”). On this news, shares of SciClone plunged 29% to $2.48. The FCPA prohibits a company from making illicit payments to foreign officials to obtain a business advantage.

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