Global Investigations Review - The law and practice of international investigations

The “very worrying” implication of the Peter Humphrey case

By Adam Dobrik

12 August 2014

The “very worrying” implication of the Peter Humphrey case Photo by an.yonghua (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/)

China’s prosecution of the investigators hired by GlaxoSmithKline appears to have set a “very worrying” precedent for how personal information can be collected in future, say observers.