The New Corporate Liability Provision under Section 17A of the MACC Act 2009 - Workshop 2019

This workshop is available in Kuala Lumpur (19-Nov). The new Section 17A of the MACC Act is proposed to come into force in June 2020, which will deem a company liable for the corrupt acts of its employees and agents, the only defence to such liability being that the company had put in place “adequate anti-corruption procedures”.

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  • Save 10% when you register online at least 1 month prior to the workshop date.
  • Save 5% when you register via manual form at least 1 month prior to the workshop date.


Presenter(s):
Mr Chew Phye Keat

The new Section 17A of the MACC Act is proposed to come into force in June 2020, which will deem a company liable for the corrupt acts of its employees and agents, the only defence to such liability being that the company had put in place “adequate anti-corruption procedures”.  Companies are therefore advised to manage this new risk within its policies and governance structure and framework.    

Key topics covered:

  • Basic provisions of the MACC Act
  • Why the need for Corporate Liability
  • The UK experience under the UK Bribery Act
  • New Section 17A - the Malaysian Corporate Liability provision
  • Understanding the elements of Section 17A
  • Levels of liability under Section 17A
  • Adequate Procedures as a defence to Corporate Liability
  • Guidelines on Adequate Procedures
  • Anti-Bribery Management System under ISO 37001
  • What next for Malaysian companies?

Objectives

  • Explore the meaning and implication of the Corporate Liability provision
  • Apply working knowledge within your own organisations to manage this risk

All our workshops are available via in-house training.

Audience

CEOs, COOs, CFOs, finance and accounting directors, compliance managers and officers, tax directors, managers, consultants and professional, accountants, those involved in risk management, in-house legal and internal auditors

Details

106106831

1 day

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