Clifford Chance – Prosecutions for bribery and corruption continue to attract media headlines around the world and, in response, international companies continue to review what they have to do to address the risks to their business, and to their reputation.
Fundamental to this is staying on top of relevant legislative developments and enforcement trends in the countries in which they operate. Some national authorities have even highlighted this information gathering as a regulatory requirement for directors and senior corporate officers.
This review looks at recent developments in some of the jurisdictions around the world where we have offices, focusing particularly on changes to legislation, both recent and proposed, and on prosecutions and enforcement trends. We intend to produce updates at regular intervals.