The Ministry of Justice has published a ‘quick start' guide to the Bribery Act, which comes into force today. Here are the key points and a checklist for trustees.
The Act re-codifies and simplifies existing laws on bribery but also expands the extra-territorial scope of bribery law. It creates statutory offences of bribing someone, being bribed, and a new "corporate...
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
This week's top stories include the government spending £800,000 on a Gogglebox advert and MPs writing to The Pensions Regulator about its engagement with the Railways Pension Scheme.