A structured guide to merger and acquisition law and practice in Myanmar
In the build up to the release of the Ministry of Justice's Guidance there was a great deal of speculation about the position the Government would take on facilitation payments.
After a lengthy delay, the Government's guidance to business on the new Act was finally published on 30 March 2011 and it was announced that the Bribery Act will come into force on 1 July 2011.
Several federal agencies have just issued much awaited proposed guidance regarding Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) under the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
The UK Bribery Act 2010 (the "Act") comes into force on July 1, 2011 with no grace period.
The UK government announced today that the Bribery Act will come into force on 1 July 2011.
Vietnam has recently passed some new regulations which may have an impact upon foreign investors in the country.
In the Slovak Republic, the offences of bribery and corruption are governed by Criminal Code No. 3002005, which only has very limited extra-territorial application in instances where the breach of rights resulting from an act or bribery or corruption committed abroad occurred in Slovakia according to the Code's provisions.
A recent Advisory Opinion posted by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) found that a proposal by a charitable organization (Foundation) to establish a patient assistance program for financially-needy brain tumor patients would not run afoul of the anti-kickback statute.
On November 12, 2008, the FAR Councils published final rules amending various provisions of the Federal Acquisition Regulations to strengthen and expand the recently enacted requirements for a contractor code of business ethics and compliance program.