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Civil settlement in relation to Bribery Act offences—differences between Scotland and England

Civil settlement in relation to Bribery Act offences—differences between Scotland and England
Published on: 14 October 2016
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Civil settlement in relation to Bribery Act offences—differences between Scotland and England
  • Self-reporting in Scotland
  • DPAs in England
  • Cross-border cooperation

Article summary

Corporate Crime analysis: In the wake of the second Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) in England and Wales, Tom Stocker, partner in the regulatory team at Pinsent Masons, considers the different methods available to the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) in Scotland to resolve bribery cases without commencing a criminal prosecution and how the prosecutors north and south of the border co-operate on bribery investigations. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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