Neymar case of transfer to Barcelona under trial
Neymar case under trial, Barcelona from affecting the partner Jordi Cases sued the president Sandro Rosell in the High Court by diverting part of the amount of the signing of Brazilian striker could live a new twist in the coming days.
The novel stems from the reform of the Penal Code which came into force( in July ) which provides an release from criminal liability for companies when an alleged crime is committed by its directors, managers, directors or employees.
The reform of the penal code would bring down the weight of the law involved, leaving aside the club
Neymar case was extrapolated; the entry into force of this new standard could release as the Barcelona club and keep the weight of the law on Rosell, president of the entity, and Bartomeu, current maximum hurdle representative.
For several months, both are charged with tax fraud. However, the dispute has left the Court and will proceed in the Provincial Court of Barcelona, which is a cause for celebration for the defense of the Neymar case.
As companies, partnerships or companies are not relieved of their representatives, managers and employees acting on their behalf, the Criminal Code has launched a widely used on US protection system, called Criminal Compliance. So far, this was considered a mitigating solution in facing legal consequences for an alleged crime. However, it is now perceived as a defense.
At the moment, Barcelona is charged as a legal person for an alleged crime of tax fraud estimated at 9.1 million euros. The reform of the Penal Code and the Compliance could have positive consequences in this regard.
During the election campaign, Bartomeu rivals in the polls used with varying intensity arguing its complaint to detract credibility with your choice. Laporta, not surprisingly, was the most combative candidate, and even added on the table edge Neymar case involving the background DIS in a claim for the transfer of striker premium. Oblivious to the noise, the president repeated again and again that the club acted within the law. Neymar case going downhill, reassured the notary.