Colorado Revised Statutes Title 18. Criminal Code § 18-5-401. Commercial bribery and breach of duty to act disinterestedly

(1) A person commits a class 6 felony if he solicits, accepts, or agrees to accept any benefit as consideration for knowingly violating or agreeing to violate a duty of fidelity to which he is subject as:

(a) Agent or employee;  or

(b) Trustee, guardian, or other fiduciary;  or

(c) Lawyer, physician, accountant, appraiser, or other professional adviser;  or

(d) Officer, director, partner, manager, or other participant in the direction of the affairs of an incorporated or unincorporated association;  or

(e) Duly elected or appointed representative or trustee of a labor organization or employee welfare trust fund;  or

(f) Arbitrator or other purportedly disinterested adjudicator or referee.

(2) A person who holds himself out to the public as being engaged in the business of making disinterested selection, appraisal, or criticism of commodities, property, or services commits a class 6 felony if he knowingly solicits, accepts, or agrees to accept any benefit to alter, modify, or change his selection, appraisal, or criticism.

(3) A person commits a class 6 felony if he confers or offers or agrees to confer any benefit the acceptance of which would be a felony under subsections (1) and (2) of this section.


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