Supplier management

Supplier management guidance:

This Practice Note deals with agents and other intermediaries in relation to anti-bribery and corruption. It covers what is an agent or intermediary, how it could put a...

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Almost every business and everyone involved in the carrying on of a trade engages in some form of hospitality with existing or potential business partners. Gifts and...

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Corporate criminal liability for bribery—section 7 of the Bribery Act 2010 This offence can only be committed by relevant commercial organisations (RCOs), not...

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Click here to download the latest Anti-Corruption Regulation 2019 report, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are...

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Click here to download the latest Anti-Money Laundering 2019 report 2019, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are...

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How a company manages its debtors can be the difference between whether a business survives or fails. Many businesses, particularly those who rely on a few large...

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Spotting the warning signs General trade creditors are usually the last to know if a company is struggling as it not always easy to evaluate whether the finance...

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This Practice Note explains the decline curve of a business and gives guidance to commercial practitioners on how to get the information necessary to assess how serious a...

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Offset arrangements arise where an additional investment, payment or other industrial, commercial or economic benefit is offered or required as part of an organisation’s...

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Using standard terms and conditions Businesses use standard terms and conditions (T&Cs) for many reasons, eg: • speed • consistency • cost, and • allocation of risk Many...

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Purpose of review A review of existing commercial contracts at whatever point in the economic cycle is beneficial for the purpose of both extracting the maximum value...

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The Modern Slavery Act 2015 (MSA 2015) received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015. Section 54 requires some organisations to produce and publish an annual slavery and human...

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The public increasingly hold organisations responsible for the impact of their suppliers' practices on the environment and local communities. Forward thinking and...

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This Practice Note addresses the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) as it applies in the UK where a processor will process personal...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice...

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The Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010) was passed to ensure the UK’s compliance with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Convention on Combating...

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