In March 2015, the Modern Slavery Act received Royal Assent in the UK. This poses an obligation on UK businesses over a certain size to report each year on the actions they have taken to ensure there is no modern slavery in their supply chains. It takes the normal discourse about supply chain management. third party risk and procurement responsibilities to a new and very specific level.
In the latest issue of Business Compliance, Michael Littlechild examines the issues, the difficulties businesses face and the steps that can be taken to minimise abuses and develop best practice in this challenging area.
Posted October 2015
The Bribery Act: how to stay on the right side of the law Construction News – 19 July 2012
Published on the Governance & Compliance website on December 19 2014 FIFA is to release the full report of its inquiry into the bidding processes for hosting the World Cup in Qatar and Russia, in answer to corruption allegations. FIFA president…