Section 41 – Non-Prosecution in case of internal investigations

(1) If a corporation reports to the prosecuting authority that it is conducting an internal investigation pursuant to Section 17, the prosecuting authority may refrain from prosecuting the corporation until the internal investigation has been concluded. The prosecuting authority may set a deadline for the submission of the final report of the internal investigation. The corporation and the investigator must be informed of this. The deadline can be extended upon request.

(2) The reopening of the proceedings shall be documented in the files.