Bribery & Corruption Offences

OverviewArticlesCase StudiesOverview What is bribery? Bribery is the act of offering a gift or advantage in order to induce someone to act in a way that breaches the law or is dishonest. The gift does not have to be monetary; it can include any kind of benefit such as hospitality, a favour or other type…

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Royal Commissions

OverviewArticlesOverview What is a Royal Commission? A Royal Commission is a public investigation into a particular issue or event. Royal commissions examine important and often controversial matters such as government structure or events of considerable public concern. Royal Commissions are independent of government and are usually chaired by retired or serving judges who are referred…

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Royal Commissions

OverviewArticlesOverview What is a Royal Commission? A Royal Commission is a major formal public inquiry into a particular issue or event, which has considerable powers defined in the terms of reference. The Commission is usually chaired by notable retired or serving judges who are referred to as ‘Royal Commissioners’. Royal Commissions are called to look into highly important and often controversial…

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