No Need to Panic Under New Bribery Act

Published

26th April 2011

Miller Hendry offers calming advice on new Act that's not as worrying as it may seem.

There has been a lot of worry about the new Bribery Act which comes into force on 1st of July this year, that it would bring an end to corporate hospitality.

Miller Hendry, Dundee Solicitors, have confirmed that the Act actually simplifies and consolidates the existing law on corruption, and doesn't actually cause any problems with, for example, taking a client to dinner, as long as the gift is reasonable and proportionate.

Further guidance can be viewed here.

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