Covid-19 and criminal liability

15 Mar 2021 1300 - 1400 GMT

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A webinar presented by the IBA Criminal Law Committee and IBA Business Crime Committee

Covid-19 has given place to wrongdoing allegations and investigations around the world.

This webinar will explore:

  • How many have exploited the outbreak, including price rigging on safety products, abuse of state aids, product certification forgery or counterfeiting, tax fraud, and so on
  • Criminal lawsuits brought by victims in different jurisdictions against healthcare professionals and public servants for manslaughter and failure to provide medical assistance
  • Workplace safety and professional disease: criminal risks for the employers for failure to provide a Covid-19 free work environment


  • Riccardo Lucev Cagnola & Associati Studio Legale, Milan; Publication and Newsletter Editor, IBA Criminal Law Committee
  • Sonja Maeder Morvant Reiser Avocats, Geneva; Co-Chair, IBA Business Crime Committee
  • Payel Chatterjee Nishith Desai Associates, Mumbai; Asia Pacific Regional Forum Liaison Officer, IBA Business Crime Committee
  • Melina Llodrá Llodrá Estudio Jurídico, Buenos Aires
  • Mauro M Wolfe Duane Morris, New York City, New York


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