The D&O Diary

The D&O Diary

A PERIODIC JOURNAL CONTAINING ITEMS OF INTEREST FROM THE WORLD OF DIRECTORS & OFFICERS LIABILITY, WITH OCCASIONAL COMMENTARY

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U.K Government Issues Bribery Act Guidance, Sets Effective Date

Posted in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
On March 30, 2011, the U.K. Ministry of Justice released its long-awaited Guidance with respect to The Bribery Act of 2010, detailing the Act’s scope and jurisdictional applicability. The Guidance, which can be found here,  has quickly been criticized in some quarters for “watering down” the Act, particularly with respect to the jurisdictional scope of … Continue Reading