TITLE

SFO Considers Extending Liability Beyond Bribery

AUTHOR(S)
Baker, Neil
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Compliance Week;Dec2013, Vol. 10 Issue 119, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) of Great Britain wants to take in concept of extending liabilities of corporate crimes to the companies. It states that the Bribery Act of Great Britain criminalized companies that failed to address bribery and corruption in the company. It adds that compliance executives and lawyers are rejecting the plan saying that the Bribery Act would not work and does not make sense. INSET: CRIMES OF DISHONESTY.
ACCESSION #
93327277

 

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