TITLE

No benefit in prosecuting Severn Trent's directors

AUTHOR(S)
Andrews, Annabel
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;7/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the statement by Andrew Edis, prosecuting for the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) in Great Britain, before the court that no individuals would be prosecuted as a result of the investigation by SFO into Severn Trent's false leakage declarations to the Office of Water Services (Ofwat). Edis said the SFO decided not to prosecute on public interest grounds, not because of an absence of evidence of individual criminality.
ACCESSION #
33643526

 

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