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FCPA compliance defence: what can the US learn from the UK?

By Rahul Rose

12 August 2014

FCPA compliance defence: what can the US learn from the UK?

Many US lawyers are calling for US legislators to follow the example of the UK Bribery Act and add an “adequate procedures” defence to the FCPA – although not everyone agrees this is a good idea.