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What Is A Deferred Prosecution Agreement
Deferred Prosecution Agreements (DFA) provide a powerful tool for defence lawyers to prevent a company from being prosecuted by the
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How Effective Are Unexplained Wealth Orders?
Unexplained Wealth Orders (UWO) are the UK’s new weapon in fighting money-laundering and organised crime.  Introduced by the Criminal Finances
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How ‘Smart’ Are Smart Sanctions
  Part 1 In the weeks following 9/11, smart sanctions went, as President George W. Bush aide Juan Zarate put
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Will Extinction Rebellion Change The Environmental Law Landscape?
It seems as if people have woken up from a deep slumber. For the past 30 years or more, scientists
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The Powers Of The FCA
In mid-April 2019, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced that it was reviewing the way it operates.  In a statement
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Social Media And False Advertisements – Who Is Responsible?
It seems social media is rather akin to the ‘wild west’ when it comes to advertising.  In a recent case
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Tech’s Trial Of The Century
This week saw the kick-off of what has been dubbed “tech’s trial of the century”.  UK’s biggest ever fraud trial
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The College Admission Fraud And Bribery Scam In 60 Seconds
We all love our kids and want to provide them with the best start in life. With this in mind,
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A Guide To Health And Safety Prosecutions
A media report that your business has been prosecuted for a health and safety offence can be highly damaging, both
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