The Bribery Act 2010 – guidance to corporations

$62.66 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Buy Article:


This paper describes the guidance which has been furnished to corporations to assist them to instantiate adequate procedures for the purposes of the corporate “failure to prevent” offence offence under Bribery Act 2010 section 7. It regards the new offence as embodying a shift in the principal response to the threat of bribery from the reactive use of the criminal justice system to the proactive use of mechanisms of corporate governance. So long as appropriate safeguards are in place, this is a welcome development.

Document Type: Research Article


Publication date: March 1, 2012

More about this publication?
  • Law and Financial Markets Review is a new, independent, English language journal devoted to providing high quality information, comment and analysis for lawyers specialising in banking and financial market issues and to others with interests in legal and regulatory developments affecting the financial markets. Published bi-monthly LFMR contains articles written by leading experts providing a forum for practical guidance on, as well as reflective and topical analysis of, all major jurisdictions, with a particular focus on the interaction between the law and market practice and behaviour.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Information for Advertisers
  • Contents
  • Sample Paper
  • Email alerts (Hart books and journals)
  • ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
Related content



Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more