Partner Jessica Parker is attending and speaking at the 19th Annual IBA Transnational Crime Conference in Panama City, on 11-13 May 2016.
The International Bar Association, established in 1947, is the world’s leading organisation of international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies. The IBA influences the development of international law reform and shapes the future of the legal profession throughout the world.
The conference is presented by the IBA Criminal Law Committee and the IBA Business Crime Committee, supported by the IBA Latin American Regional Forum. Topics to be covered include 21st century financial crimes, criminal liability in the transnational corporate environment, criminalising free speech, cyber crime, crypto currency and their real effects, money laundering, and political campaign donations and gratuities.
Jessica will be co-chairing the session on avoiding criminal liability in the transnational corporate environment, on Friday 13 May. Speakers from this session include Stephane Bonifassi from Bonifassi Avocats, Pierpaolo Cruz Bottini from Bottini & Tamasauskas Advogados, Felix Ka-ho Ng from Haldanes, Alison Levitt QC from Mishcon de Reya and Mario Zanchetti from Studio Legale Pulitano Zanchetti.
Find the full programme for the conference here.