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IBA conference Lisbon: SFO and DOJ adopt aggressive tactics in suspect interviews

By Euan Conley

19 May 2017

IBA conference Lisbon: SFO and DOJ adopt aggressive tactics in suspect interviews The IBA Transnational Crime conference was held in Lisbon, Portugal istockphoto.com/goodlifestudio

The UK Serious Fraud Office acted aggressively by changing a suspect interview to a compelled interview during questioning in its recent Unaoil investigation, according to Ross Dixon at Hickman Rose in London.