bribery act guide

The Bribery Act 2010 Guidance

The Bribery Act 2010 Guidance

The Bribery Act 2010 modernises the law on bribery. It came into force on the 1st of July 2011. This business advice article offers a quick guide to the things you need to know to prepare your business for implementation. The Government has also produced detailed guidance about the Act and the procedures that organisations can put in place to prevent bribery, as well as a set of illustrative case studies which you may find of further assistance (available here: www.justice.gov.uk/guidance/bribery.htm). Key points This Act deals only with bribery – not other forms of white collar crime Your organisation may be liable for failing to prevent a person from bribing on your behalf but only if that person performs services for you in business. It is very unlikely therefore that you will be liable... »