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12 April 2019
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3 March 2019
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12 February 2019
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Autor/in: Linde Bryk, Legal Advisor, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights

…Forced labour is a global phenomenon that often goes hand in hand with transnational business activities and long labour supply chains. Forced labour risks are particularly high in sectors that rely on outsourcing their operations, such as the...

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13 December 2018
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Autor/in: Maysa Zorob, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, on Open Global Rights

In July 2018, the UN’s open-ended intergovernmental working group on business and human rights (IGWG) released the first, official draft of the proposed treaty on business and human rights…discussed for the first time…in October 2018…While the draft is...

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3 December 2018
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Autor/in: Aaron Halegua, New York University School of Law

Labour practices on the Pacific island of Saipan...are making headlines again...This time around, the victims of labour abuse were migrant construction workers from China...CNMI legislators...granted an exclusive license to build and operate a hotel...

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29 October 2018
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Autor/in: Elsa Savourey, avocate au Barreau de Paris ; coordinatrice de la pratique mondiale entreprises et droits humains, Herbert Smith Freehills

« Loi française sur le devoir de vigilance : Trois recommandations pour avancer », 29 Octobre 2018...

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29 October 2018
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Autor/in: Elsa Savourey, firm-wide coordinator of the Global Business and Human Rights Practice, Herbert Smith Freehills; member of the Paris Bar

"France's law on the corporate duty of vigilance: process, pedagogy and pragmatism as the way forward", 29 October 2018...

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13 September 2018
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Autor/in: Lisa Kadel, Tara Van Ho and Anil Yilmaz Vastardis

...[T]he Court of Appeal (‘CA’) in England dismissed the case of AAA v Unilever in which victims of ethnic violence claimed that parent company, Unilever PLC (‘Unilever’), and its Kenyan subsidiary, Unilever Tea Kenya Ltd (‘Unilever Kenya’) were...

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11 September 2018
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Autor/in: Dalia Palombo, London School of Economics Fellow

The UK Supreme Court granted leave to appeal the case Lungowe v Vedanta  and is now considering whether or not to grant the same permission in Okpabi v Royal Dutch Shell...In these cases, the Supreme Court may provide further guidance as to two...

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7 September 2018
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Autor/in: William Meade, CORE Coalition

...At present...there is no statutory regime in the UK for dealing with alleged violations of human rights by corporate actors...In three parent company liability cases heard before the UK Court of Appeal – Lungowe v. Vedanta, Okpabi v. Shell, and AAA...

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