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Section 7 prosecution sheds light on “adequate procedures” defence

By Waithera Junghae

07 March 2018

Section 7 prosecution sheds light on “adequate procedures” defence Southwark Crown Court in London. David Holt on flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

A British office interior design company has been found guilty of failing to prevent bribery in the UK’s first-ever contested prosecution under section 7 of the Bribery Act.