UK Government Steps Up Anti-Bribery Enforcement

Law360, New York (February 5, 2014, 11:04 AM EST) -- Recent actions by the U.K. Serious Fraud Office and Financial Conduct Authority indicate an increased focus on addressing allegations of bribery and corruption.

It is clear that, in the wake of the Bribery Act 2010, the U.K. authorities are taking an increasingly tough approach to allegations of bribery and corruption. We look at two recent developments that highlight this.

Serious Fraud Office Investigation

The Serious Fraud Office announced on Dec. 23, 2013, that it has launched a criminal investigation into allegations of bribery and corruption at...
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