Corporate Compliance Programs Now Required in Russia Under Recent Changes to Anti-Bribery Law Reply

Russian President Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin

A newly published legal alert sent to us from our partner firm Baker & McKenzie in Moscow explores recent amendments to Russia’s anti-corruption law – Federal Law No. 273 “On Combating Corruption.”  Article 13.3 of the law, which went into effect on January 1, 2013, imposes an affirmative duty on companies to develop compliance programs aimed at curbing corruption.   More…