Criminal Compliance means all policies and procedures that ensure compliance with applicable legal regulations, regardless of the size of the company. It is a discipline that combines legal, economic, psychological and business criminology, along with communication techniques.
Why should companies implement a Compliance Program?
The Attorney General’s Office of Spain has issued a Circular recommending all companies to have a Criminal Compliance program in order to avoid risks in the commission of possible crimes. No matter how small your company is, it is not exempt from criminal responsibility, so it is necessary to organize to implement a management based on good governance and transparency policies and practices with the objective of complying with the rules and effectively managing the Possible risks through Legal Compliance.
In order for a Criminal Prevention Plan or Compliance to be effective, it must have a complaint channel (ethical channel).
What is an external Ethical Channel?
Is a communication channel that Companies make available to their directors, employees, shareholders, customers, suppliers, etc., which allows reporting or communicating the possible commission of a crime or fraud within the Corporation, or any incident that affect Codes of Conduct or protocols and procedures related to Regulatory Compliance.
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