About the Committee
The Business Crime Committee's primary objective is to discuss, address and advocate on core and recently developing white collar issues. The Committee's goal is also to promote awareness within the business community and among transactional lawyers of the growing significance of novel criminal defence tactics.
The committee has recently been focusing on the new trends of international cooperation in criminal matters. Other topics covered in recent seminars and conferences include discussions on money laundering issues, cyber crime, internal investigation challenges and strategies, and on the new legal framework designed to combat bribery and corrupt practices in international business transactions.
Membership benefits include:
A twice-yearly newsletter, providing an update on the key legal developments of interest around the world
Being part of a network of lawyers who work in the business crime field, and also serves as a very
An easy way of keeping up-to-date with developments and increasing knowledge in this area, including via access o a blog featuring legal updates and upcoming activities
Finding referral to attorneys and experts in foreign jurisdictions
Additionally, the Business Crime Committee works with the following committees to form the Criminal Law Section:
Contribute to the Criminal Law Section's forum - discuss forthcoming or past conferences and interesting criminal law issues.
The forum is open to view but only section members may post.