Inducements & Gifts
Unlawful or unethical behavior in workforce of the Corporation is not tolerated, including soliciting, accepting, or paying bribes or other illicit payments for any purpose. Situations where judgement might be influenced or appears to be influenced by improper considerations must be avoided. Payment or acceptance of any “kickbacks” from a contractor or other external party is prohibited.
The Corporation does not allow the acceptance or giving of gifts, favors, personal advantages, services payments, loans, or benefits of any kind, other than those of nominal value that can be made as a generally accepted business practice. If there is any doubt in specific cases, written approval from the Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation should be requested.