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Green: failure to expand section 7 leaves “a gap in the law”

By Marieke Breijer

19 April 2016

Green: failure to expand section 7 leaves “a gap in the law” SFO director David Green (Credit: SFO)

Plans to introduce a general corporate offence for failure to prevent economic and financial crime are still very much alive despite a September announcement that the reform had been dropped, SFO director David Green said on Wednesday.