IN FRANCE, BRIBERY ISN’T NEEDED TO VIOLATE THE ANTI-BRIBERY LAW – AFA GUIDANCE

On 23 March, a post on the FCPA Blog says that the French Anti-Corruption Agency (AFA) has just published the English version of its revised anti-corruption compliance guidance.  It notes that, unlike other similar anti-bribery regimes, in France, a company may be penalised for failure to adopt compliance, even in the absence of bribery suspicions.

https://fcpablog.com/2021/03/23/in-france-bribery-isnt-needed-to-violate-the-anti-bribery-law/

The AFA guidance (in English) is at –

https://fcpablog.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/French-Anti-Corruption-Agency-Guidelines-.pdf

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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