Category Archives: Business Crime

Criminal Law News Weekly Round Up – 30th April 2017

  Our weekly roundup on Criminal law developments in UK and International Criminal Law. Report cybercrime: Top City of London police chief Ian Dyson advises businesses  The City A.M reported the The Commissioner of the City of London  has urged more »

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Serious fraud office demands blockbuster funding to fight fraud

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO), which investigates and prosecutes high-profile cases of fraud, has asked for an additional £26.5 million from the government to aid the funding of complex inquiries including financial benchmark manipulations and high profile corruption cases in more »

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Environmental offences sentencing guidelines

In an effort to bring about greater consistency in sentencing for environmental offences, the Sentencing Guidelines Council (SGC) has issued new sentencing guidelines for such offences, which come into effect on the 1st July 2014. A significant distinction is made more »

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Criminal barristers protest

The last week saw an unprecedented protest by criminal barristers against government spending cuts which continue to have a devastating effect on legal aid and the quality of justice in the magistrates court and crown court.

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