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BRIBERY ACT: Straight talking

07 August 2015  

John Doherty and Nicole Finlayson review the battle against corruption

Bribery and corruption are a scourge on society, threatening democracy and fairness, damaging institutions and hampering economic development and growth. Given the cross-border reach of many offences, the fight against bribery and corruption is a global one and relies on cooperation between countries and strong bribery and corruption laws across the world.

 

Additional Info

  • Case(s) Referenced:

    R v Smith & ors (2014) Southwark Crown Court, 22 December

    R v West & ors (2014) Southwark Crown Court, 5 December