Corporate settlement agreements: A delicate balance between pragmatism and justice

  • Costantino Grasso (Organiser)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference


I organized as scientific coordinator the International Roundtable entitled "Corporate settlement agreements: A delicate balance between pragmatism and justice." The event, which was hosted jointly by Coventry Law School and the Research Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity (CFCI). Prof. Jennifer Arlen, who is Norma Z. Paige Professor of Law and Director of the Program on Corporate Compliance and Enforcement at the New York University School of Law, offered an inspiring keynote speech entitled: "The Promise, and Real and Imagined Perils, of Deferred Prosecution Agreements." Prof. Alan Dignam, who is Professor of Corporate Law at Queen Mary University of London, moderate the discussion. The event enjoyed the participation of renowned scholars and professional of international relevance: - Prof. Antonio Gullo, who is Professor of Criminal Law at the University LUISS Guido Carli of Rome; - Dr Luca D'Ambrosio, who is Chargé de recherche at the Collège de France in Paris; - Dr Anna Bradshaw, who is Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP in London; - Ronan Duff, who is a Case-Controller at the Serious Fraud Office in London; - Mary Inman, who is Partner at Constantine Cannon LLP in London; - Dr Alison Lui, who is Reader in Corporate and Financial Law at Liverpool John Moores University.
Period18 Dec 2018
Event typeConference
LocationCoventry, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • financial crime
  • corporate crime
  • settlement agreements
  • Justice
  • Ethics
  • criminal law and procedure
  • corporate governance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Law