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Corporate Legal Accountability

This global resource hub on corporate legal accountability provides information, analysis and tools to help advocates end corporate impunity for human rights abuses.

Welcome to the Corporate Legal Accountablity Portal! We’re here to equip you with pertinent resources to advance corporate legal accountability and drive forward global debate on access to justice and remedy for victims of corporate human rights abuse.

On this portal you will find latest legal news, our dedicated publications and blog series, key resources for lawyers and analysis of seminal lawsuits in the field of corporate legal accountability for human rights abuses. Our Case Profiles provide examples and summaries of lawsuits brought against companies to redress human rights abuses and those brought by companies against human rights defenders to silence and harass them (SLAPPs). For more information about our work, see our Programme Information.

Lawsuits Database

Search through 200+ lawsuits against companies seeking to hold business accountable for human rights abuses.

In the Spotlight

Latest Legal News

Follow latest developments on legal accountability across the world.

Who Audits the Auditor?: Shaping Legal Accountability Strategies to Redress Social Audit Failings

Read our latest Quarterly Update with a highlight on shaping legal accountability strategies to redress social audit failings.

Our Publications

Explore our annual briefings, quarterly newsletters and more.

Lawyers' Hub

There are lawyers on the ground all over the world, directly helping affected people challenge abuse by companies and obtain justice. Their work is crucial, but often not widely publicised. Discover our directory of lawyers working to defend victims, learn more from their experiences in our interview series and access dedicated guidance for lawyers.

Lawyers Directory

Access lawyers working to help victims seek justice in cases of human rights abuse involving companies.

Lawyers' Interviews

Read what lawyers have to say to better understand their experience of corporate legal accountability.

Litigation Resources

A compilation of documents intended to provide support for lawyers on corporate legal accountability issues.

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If you'd like to receive our publications, as well as occasional pertinent updates from the world of Corporate Legal Accountability, please register your details by following the link below. Then we’ll keep you up to date every couple of months with new case profiles, lawyer interviews, key reports and events, as well as Resource Centre publications you may have missed.