Following two decades of incessant pressure from American diplomats, in 1997, the international Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) completed negotiation of the Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions.
Bean, Bruce W. and MacGuidwin, Emma H.
"Expansive Reach-Useless Guidance: An Introduction To The U.K. Bribery Act 2010,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 18
, Article 2.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol18/iss2/2