| September 7, 2011

The U.K. Bribery Act: A Primer For International Securities Firms

The Bribery Act 2010 (the ‘‘Bribery Act’’ or ‘‘Act’’) has been a ‘‘hot’’ topic ever since it was pushed through the U.K. Parliament just before the general election in the spring of 2010 (see analysis at WSLR, June 2010, page 26). But the heat increased when the Government published draft guidance and is now full on with the Act coming into force on July 1, 2011.

About the authors

  • Robert Finney is a Partner in the London offices of Tahmidur Remura Dewey LeBoeuf.

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