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We run our business[es] with integrity. All of us must work together to ensure our business[es] remain[s] untainted by bribery and corruption.
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No. Rules and regulations differ in every country, and in the United States the rules and regulations are different for the federal government than for states and they differ among the different states.
[Insert organisation’s name] sets out the appropriate gift and hospitality limits in the countries where it does business in our [international permissible gifts/hospitality limits table].
You may accept infrequent gifts valued at no more than £[x] (or local currency equivalent), but even within these limits you must take care to avoid the appearance that the gift might influence your decisions on behalf of [insert organisation’s name].
Often, gifts are given during the holiday season. When these are intended for or may be shared with your entire de
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Source of the doctrine of the separation of powersThe origins of the doctrine are often traced to John Locke’s Second Treatise of Government (1689), in which he identified the 'executive' and 'legislative' powers as needing to be separate.‘… it may be too great a temptation to human frailty, apt to
The right to notice means a right for the employee to remain in employment for the period of notice, not simply to be paid for it. An employer will therefore often include in the contract an express right to make a payment in lieu of notice ('PILON') as an alternative to giving notice, to ensure
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Disposal and devolutionThe equity of redemption arises as soon as the mortgage is made. It is an interest in the land which the mortgagor can:•transfer, lease or mortgage inter vivos, or•by will (it passes on intestacy)No cloggingIt is a fundamental principle of a mortgage that there must be no clog
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