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Categories:
Fraud, Financial Crime & Anti-Money Laundering
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

In this CPDcast Tony Lewis and Alexandra Underwood of Field Fisher Waterhouse examine the Bribery Act and the recent guidance. They examine the offences pertaining to individuals and the corporate offence. They then analyse the adequate procedures guidance that was released by the government at the end of March 2011.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand why this is such an important area of law;
  • Appreciate the offences that pertain to individuals;
  • Understand what is involved in the Corporate Offence;
  • Know what the governmental guidance discussing adequate procedures contains;
  • Be aware of what can be done to prepare for the act.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Legislative Updates
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
  • Bribery Act 2010.

This podcast examines the Bribery Act 2010 and the recent guidance that was released by the government.

Podcast added: 17/3/11

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-04-02

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