Policy regarding the reporting of breaches
Claeys & Engels wants to act ethically and with integrity and therefore wants to ensure that its staff members, lawyers and other self-employed collaborators have the possibility to report any actual or potential breaches of statutory and regulatory rules at Claeys & Engels in the most serene and confidential manner.
The purpose of this policy is to strongly encourage all employees and other persons who have a contractual relationship with Claeys & Engels to report any breach and/or illegal, unethical or fraudulent activity related to Claeys & Engels's activities without fear of sanctions or other measures.
This policy aims to:
- enable the confidential, if applicable anonymous, reporting of information about actual or potential breaches;
- provide protection to persons reporting a breach or assisting the reporting person;
- establish the procedure to be followed by the reporting person of a breach for this purpose.