Corporate Criminal Liability

Emergence, Convergence, and Risk


ISBN: 978-94-007-0673-6 (Print) 978-94-007-0674-3 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. The Analytical Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-60

      Emergence and Convergence: Corporate Criminal Liability Principles in Overview

  3. Country Reports

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

    2. Chapter

      Pages 63-89

      Corporate Criminal Liability in the United States: Is a New Approach Warranted?

    3. Chapter

      Pages 91-112

      Corporate Criminal Liability in England and Wales: Past, Present, and Future

    4. Chapter

      Pages 113-146

      Corporate Criminal Liability in Scotland: The Problems with a Piecemeal Approach

    5. Chapter

      Pages 147-176

      Corporate Criminal Liability in France

    6. Chapter

      Pages 177-191

      Corporate Criminal Liability in the Netherlands

    7. Chapter

      Pages 193-225

      La responsabilité pénale de l’entreprise en droit suisse

    8. Chapter

      Pages 227-254

      Corporate Criminal Liability in Germany

    9. Chapter

      Pages 255-270

      Societas Delinquere Potest? The Italian Solution

    10. Chapter

      Pages 271-288

      La Responsabilidad de las Personas Jurídicas en el Derecho Penal Español

    11. Chapter

      Pages 289-311

      Principales Aspectos de la Nueva de Responsabilidad Penal de las Personas Jurídicas en Chile (Ley N°20.393)

    12. Chapter

      Pages 313-331

      Corporate Criminal Liability in Hungary

    13. Chapter

      Pages 333-354

      Why the Czech Republic Does Not (Yet) Recognize Corporate Criminal Liability: A Description of Unsuccessful Law Reforms

    14. Chapter

      Pages 355-389

      The Recognition of Legal Persons in International Human Rights Instruments: Protection Against and Through Criminal Justice?

  4. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 391-391

    2. Chapter

      Pages 393-395

      Final Remarks: Criminal Liability and Compliance Programs