18. Mar, 2018

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A minister has called for a long-awaited new law to be brought forward, which would facilitate the prosecution of big corporations for major economic crimes be brought forward.

Amid concerns that the law had been shelved, solicitor general Robert Buckland told The Independent that there is a strong case for a new corporate offence of “failing to prevent economic crime”, and that it was time to set it in statute.

A minister has called for a long-awaited new law to be brought forward, which would facilitate the prosecution of big corporations for major economic crimes…
independent.co.uk