British American Tobacco investigated by Serious Fraud Office

British American Tobacco is being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office. This follows allegations made by Paul Hopkins, an ex-employee who had worked for BAT in Kenya, that the company had paid bribes in East Africa. Mr Hopkins made these allegations in a BBC Panorama documentary in 2015. SM&B advised Mr Hopkins about his involvement in the programme, and continue to represent him.

Read article on the BBC Website from 1st August 2017

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