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Freshfields Women's Network Speaker Series third event: 'Personal Branding - Can you sell the real you? 7 February 2017

This speaker series is designed to provide an honest, inspirational and developmental environment for women at all levels of seniority to share personal and professional experiences, learn new skills and network. As such, the overall theme for the series is: “Success - a female perspective”.   Our aim is for the series to create a diverse network where our female lawyers and female clients meet on a recurring basis throughout the year.

UK considers reforms on holding companies liable for economic crime

The UK Government is considering significant changes to the law on corporate crime. This follows criticism from prosecutors, politicians and others that the current regime makes it too difficult to hold companies criminally liable for economic crimes such as fraud, false accounting and money-laundering.  
 
In this briefing, we take a closer look at the proposals for reform set out in the Government consultation announced on 13 January.