Slaughters and Debevoise advise as Rolls-Royce agrees £671m settlement in bribery case

Rolls-Royce reaches Deferred Prosecution Agreement in response to allegations of bribery and corruption

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Slaughter and May and Debevoise & Plimpton have advised Rolls-Royce on a deferred prosecution agreement (DPA) with the Serious Fraud Office (SFO), which has seen the company agree to pay £671m to settle bribery and corruption cases in the UK and US.

Rolls-Royce has also reached a DPA with the US Department of Justice (DoJ) and a leniency agreement with Brazil’s Ministerio Publico Federal (MPF).

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