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Tesco fraud case “could support” argument for broadening failure-to-prevent offence

By James Thomas

04 February 2019

Tesco fraud case “could support” argument for broadening failure-to-prevent offence Tesco superstore in Scotland (Credit: iStock.com/Liz Leyden)

Speaking in the aftermath of the collapsed Tesco trial, lawyers say the case could provide support for changing corporate criminal liability laws and consider the way DPAs are implemented in the UK.