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By Davina Garrod
In response to calls from UK businesses to take a more commercial approach to corporate hospitality so as not to put UK businesses at a disadvantage
By Davina Garrod
The Act contains four main criminal offences
By Davina Garrod
As under the previous UK bribery laws, facilitation payments, i.e. small bribes to facilitate routine government action, remain illegal (unless the foreign official is permitted or required to be influenced by such payments under the written law applicable in the relevant country).
By Davina Garrod
Each of the offences has the potential for extra-territorial application, although the Guidance purports to narrow the Act’s reach over non-UK corporations.