The UK’s Scary Bribery Act – Be Careful !

The UK’s Ministry of Justice has distributed well-written guides about the Bribery Act, which is stricter in key areas than the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Actions or practices – offshore as well- that boards might not worry about, may well bring liability under the new law. Foreign corporations unfamiliar with the new law should beware, in my view.

“Quick Start” Guide

More Detailed Guidance about the policy, and procedures needed

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