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France's Justice Ministry spurs on self-reporting

By James Thomas

11 June 2020

France's Justice Ministry spurs on self-reporting Ministry of Justice, Paris, France (Credit: shutterstock.com/Bruno Bleu)

Experts say that new guidance issued by the French Ministry of Justice is a “turning point” in how French prosecutors will decide to offer deferred prosecution agreements to companies accused of financial crime.