Bribery and Corruption: UK Guide

Bribery and Corruption UK Guide

    Client Briefing - Quickguide - Bribery and Corruption - UK GuideThis guide provides an overview of the steps taken in the UK to tackle bribery and corruption, focusing on the UK Bribery Act 2010.

    Topics covered include:

    • International enforcement
    • The offences under the Bribery Act
    • The impact of the Act on overseas organisations
    • Corporate liability for actions of third parties
    • Particular concerns: corporate hospitality, facilitation payments and "offset" arrangements
    • Enforcement and the encouragement to self-report
    • Practical steps – putting in place adequate procedures

    The Appendix provides details of the DPAs that have been approved.

    A copy of the full Quickguide can be downloaded below.