COMPLIANCE: The new ISO 37001 “Anti-Bribery Management Systems” has been published

Ginevra Campalani
Lawyer, specialized in compliance and antibribery

Iole Anna Savini
Lawyer, specialized in compliance and antibribery

Ascensionato R. Carnà, Ph.D.
Managing Partner

Studio Carnà
Milan – Rome – London Barcelona – Lugano

An opportunity to rationalise internal controls and harmonise protection systems internationally

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On October the 15th, the ISO 37001 Standard, “Anti-Bribery Management Systems” was released, following the almost unanimously approval for its publication by the members of the relevant technical committee.

The regulation – a type A norm, thus certifiable - will become the only truly internationally-recognised parameter for implementing, managing and constantly improving anti-bribery systems.

The publication of the regulation also includes a user guide (Annex A) which will be of great help to organisations seeking to be compliant with the new norm.

Inspired by the British Standard BS 10500, the ISO 37001 will provide a reference framework for the adoption of those good practices that have already proven to be effective at national level.

The ISO 37001 standard specifies a series of measures to help organizations ... ...