Benefits Deferred Prosecution Agreements

On 2 February 2018, following a public consultation on dpas held between September and December 2017, it will introduce laws on deferred prosecution agreements, which will be implemented by receivership orders. www.nortonrosefulbright.com/knowledge/publications/158656/deferred-prosecution-agreement-scheme-and-failure-to-prevent-bribery-offence-for-australia. This poses further difficulties in recovering illegal income generated by corrupt behaviour. Although there is theoretically a concept of corporate criminal liability, prosecutions of companies for corruption are rare in Singapore. The U.S. government`s continued interest in cooperation often manifests itself in DPAs.