The Bribery Act 2010 is far reaching in its scope and is intended to provide a more intensive mechanism to prosecute and control corruption and bribery in all its various forms. No firm or individual can afford to be without a working knowledge of the Act and an understanding of their obligations and the implications for themselves and their businesses. This module is intended to be a guide to the essential elements of the Act which will be of assistance to firms and individuals and to their legal and compliance advisors.
By the end of this learning module you will be able to:
- understand why the Bribery Act 2010 was enacted
- understand the structure of the Act and its concepts
- have a working knowledge of the criminal
- understand the offences that the Act covers