The Law Society has warned that the Bribery Act could present “significant risks” for law firms in relation to gifts and hospitality.
The practice note, issued June 6, suggests that firms should introduce procedures to “prevent the giving or receiving of gifts, hospitality or paying of expenses” that might “influence or be perceived to influence a business decision.”
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