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Article – Dramatic Kenyan bribery law underscores the new reality: Washington and London have no monopoly on talking tough
Many compliance professionals have traditionally used the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act 1977 (USA) and the Bribery Act 2010 (UK) as their lodestar for designing anti-bribery systems and responses.
Dramatic Kenyan bribery law underscores the new reality: Washington and London have no monopoly on talking tough
Kenya’s new Bribery Act, which pairs onerous obligations with severe penalties, may mark the start of a new era in which developing countries pass and enforce anti-bribery laws that are far more stringent than those in “traditional” compliance jurisdictions.
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