Eni, in collaboration with the International Bar Association (IBA), the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime(UNODC), has organized a workshop concerning the "Risks and Threats of Corruption and the Legal Profession". The workshop will be held in Rome on 29 March 2012.
The workshop is aimed at a select number of senior partners from Italy's most prestigious law firms. It will be held by national and international experts of primary level, who will provide an outline of the national and international framework on the fight against corruption and the associated risks for the legal profession. The objective of the workshop is to generate awareness of international corruption, outlining the complexities of the schemes lawyers and law firms often become involved in and of the sanctions incurred for involvement in corruption, whilst promoting the highest standards of compliance in order to assist firms in preventing corruption.