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Arbitration panel upholds Niko's legal privilege over internal investigation

By Euan Conley

10 August 2017

Arbitration panel upholds Niko's legal privilege over internal investigation Sunset over Dhaka, Bangladesh Credit: istockphoto.com/mandy2110

Oil and gas company Niko Resources will not have to disclose findings from its internal investigation into corruption allegations after a World Bank arbitration panel held that the documents are covered by legal privilege in Canada.