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Brazil implements anti-bribery law

  • 1.  Brazil implements anti-bribery law

    Posted 08-07-2013 02:48 PM
    This message has been cross posted to the following eGroups: Brazil and Multi-Industry Global Compliance and Ethics .
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    The legislation was passed rapidly in the Brazilian Congress - in reaction to public anger about corruption, particularly among state officials. Companies operating in Brazil will be liable for bribes given by their staff to government officials. Punishment includes fines of up to 20 percent of total revenues.

    More: http://accinhouse.sharedby.co/share/EQft3c

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    Brook Matthiesen
    Communications Manager
    SCCE and HCCA
    Minneapolis,MN
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