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December 20, 2012

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced it has promoted Karen Roberts to EVP and general counsel, effective Feb. 1.

Bentonville, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced Thursday it has promoted Karen Roberts to EVP and general counsel, effective Feb. 1. Roberts’ predecessor Jeff Gearhart will focus his efforts on global compliance as Wal-Mart continues to deal with allegations of bribery in Mexico.