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Published: 28 September 2017

1,014 Pages


ISBN: 9780198735434

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A new practitioner law publication

Corruption and Misuse of Public Office

Third Edition

Colin Nicholls QC, Tim Daniel, Alan Bacarese, James Maton, and John Hatchard

  • A thoroughly revised edition of an established comprehensive and analytical work on this important and topical subject
  • Sets out the UK law relating to corruption and misuse of public office in a clear and accessible manner
  • Provides detailed coverage of anti-corruption measures in overseas jurisdictions
  • provides a complete guide to the issues arising in the handling of a corruption case, and recovery of the proceeds of corruption under criminal and civil law
  • Detailed examination of the efforts to combat corruption and support good governance in both the public and private sectors
  • Written by leading practitioners informed by their extensive international experience of handling corruption cases

New to this Edition:

  • Fully revised coverage of sector specific initiatives including a new chapter on corruption in sport
  • A new chapter expanding the coverage of the FCPA
  • Detailed coverage of the mechanisms to recover the proceeds of corruption
  • A new chapter on setting standards in the private sector
  • Fully revised coverage of regulation of conduct in public life to include lobbying and the move towards open government

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