European Commission Considers Action To Combat International Bribery

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Wednesday, January 1, 1997
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
13
Issue: 
1
18-19
Abstract: 
On November 20, 1996, during a conference on corruption in international business transactions European Competition Commissioner Karel Van Miert said that the European Commission is considering and could use Article 101 of the Maastricht Treaty barring national legislation or administrative practices that distort fair trade and competition to require EU Members to combat international bribery ... [more]