Far East: Hong Kong

21 March, 2017

Legal and regulatory roundup: Asia

Legal and regulatory roundup from the Far East: new stewardship code in India, Hong Kong money-laundering measures, Singapore reviews governance code, China beefs up anti-corruption laws.

French justice

9 December, 2016

French anti-corruption bill passed

The Sapin II bill is approved in France, obligating boards to actively manage corruption risk.

compliance

7 December, 2016

Compliance: why it pays to stay on the right side of the law

Inadequate investment in compliance is now the biggest threat to a company’s bottom line. Simon Airey and Joshua Domb of law firm DLA Piper argue that time and resources devoted to compliance will pay dividends.

Bribery

7 December, 2016

Weighing up the new standard on anti-bribery

The new ISO anti-bribery tool is well timed, says Howard Shaw, Mazars’ head of anti-corruption and whistleblowing in the UK.