Proposals for Intl. Tribunal on corporate liability for human rights abuses

L4BB logoLawyers for Better Business (L4BB) is proposing the creation of an international arbitration tribunal on business and human rights to improve access to justice, and invites comments on its proposals listed below.

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20 April 2014

[PDF] An International Arbitration Tribunal on Business & Human Rights - Reshaping the Judiciary - Version two

Author: Claes Cronstedt, Rachel Chambers, Adrienne Margolis, David Rönnegard, Robert C. Thompson & Katherine Tyler

We have…[worked] towards…the creation of an international tribunal on business and human rights…The Tribunal would maintain rosters of highly regarded jurists and attorneys…[It] would apply tort/delict principles…irrespective of the locus of the abuses...

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18 March 2014

Access to remedy

Author: Adrienne Margolis, Lawyers for Better Business

In mid March the Permanent Mission of Ecuador in Geneva organised a workshop on business and human rights to discuss a proposal for an international legally binding instrument on human rights, transnational corporations and other business enterprises....

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25 February 2014

International arbitration tribunal: have your say

Author: Lawyers for Better Business (L4BB)

The team proposing an international tribunal on corporate liability for human rights violations is inviting comments The idea, initiated by L4BB advisory board member Claes Cronstedt, is to improve and speed up access to justice. “The Tribunal, while...

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25 February 2014

[PDF] An International Arbitration Tribunal on Business and Human Rights

Author: Claes Cronstedt, Rachel Chambers, Adrienne Margolis, David Rönnegard, Robert C. Thompson, Katherine Tyler

We have come together to work towards the ultimate goal of the creation of an international arbitration tribunal on business and human rights...The Tribunal, while unaffiliated with any governmental organization, would maintain a roster of highly...

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