Bribery: forms it can take and problems it can cause
A recent, high-profile case highlighted the forms that bribery can take and the problems it can cause. Aziz Rahman, of business crime solicitors Rahman Ravelli, considers the legislation and the need to take precautions.
To most people, £58m would seem a hefty fine for employing the wrong people. But it needs to be seen as a warning about the risks – and costs – of bribery.
Just this month, the bank Credit Suisse agreed to pay that amount ($77 m) to settle allegations in the US that it had used bribery to win busi... For the full story register now for free or login below...