Fraud in Britain Is Only Going in One Direction

Up, that is. A recent review done by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) found that just last year, there was a record total of 1.3 billion pounds worth of insurance fraud claimed across the pond. To put this in a Canadian perspective, that’s roughly 2.1 billion loonies. This was an 18% increase from 2012, … Continued

UK Bribery Act: Can Universal Jurisdiction Act Affect You?

With a broad set of legal definitions and stiff penalties, the UK Bribery Act is often described as “the toughest anti-corruption legislation in the world”. But while UK-based enterprises and lawyers scramble to avoid the Act’s prosecutorial molars, the real worldwide fear is in reaction to the Act’s long-reaching and deadly fangs: universal jurisdiction. Achieving … Continued