BRIEF-Smith & Wesson to pay over $2 mln to settle SEC charges of FCPA violations

July 28 Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:19am EDT

July 28 (Reuters) - Smith & Wesson Holding Corp : * SEC says charges Smith & Wesson Holding Corp with foreign corrupt

practices act violations * SEC says Smith & Wesson agrees to pay more than $2 million, including a

$1.906 million penalty, to settle, without admitting or denying its findings * SEC says Smith & Wesson employees and representatives made improper payments

to foreign officials while trying to win contracts to supply firearms to

military and law enforcement