Global Investigations Review - The law and practice of international investigations

GIR Live London: DPAs and privilege

29 June 2016

GIR Live London: DPAs and privilege

Nicholas Purnell

The UK’s Serious Fraud Office concluded its first deferred prosecution agreement with Standard Bank in late 2015. At GIR Live London in April, panellists – including counsel to Standard Bank – scrutinised the case, from the importance of witnesses’ first accounts to scepticism on the part of the judiciary.