26 July 2017

Contributed by Allen & Gledhill Partners Daren Shiau and Elsa Chen, this Q&A gives a succinct overview of leniency and immunity, the applicable procedure and the regulatory authorities. In particular, it covers the conditions to be satisfied, the method of making an application, availability of immunity from civil fines to individuals, the scope of leniency, circumstances when leniency may be withdrawn, leniency plus, confidentiality and disclosure, and proposals for reform. © This article was first published in the Practical Law Competition & Cartel Leniency Global Guide 2016/17 and is reproduced with the permission of the publisher, Thomson Reuters.

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