Global Investigations Review - The law and practice of international investigations

Navigating the jungle of internal investigations

28 March 2018

Navigating the jungle of internal investigations Polly Sprenger

“The company is conducting a full internal investigation.” This public statement accompanies virtually every modern corporate scandal reported in the news media. But the law, and recommended best practice for conducting an internal investigation, has in the last year become either a “jungle” or a “minefield”, if the baffled lawyers of London are to be believed.