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20 May 2019

Commentary: Despite increasing regulation, mining companies are still slow to seeking legal advice on social and environmental governance

Author: Fieldfisher, Mining.com

"Mining companies need to start thinking seriously about ESG - opinion", 12 May 2019....

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20 April 2019

Vedanta: Supreme Court rules that Zambians can seek legal redress in the UK against parent company

Author: Allen & Overy

The UK Supreme Court has decided that a claim for negligence and breach of statutory duty against a Zambian mining company and its English parent can be heard by the English courts. The much anticipated decision has important ramifications for Briti...

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29 March 2019

New book explores role of lawyer in implementing the Ruggie Principles

Author: Ana Maria Ovejero

"The Role of the Lawyer in Implementing the Ruggie Principles: 8 Good Practices For Corporate Lawyers", Mar 2019...

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22 March 2019

New report with key elements for companies to navigate changing business & human rights legal landscape

Author: Global Business Initiative & Clifford Chance

"Business and Human Rights: Navigating a Changing Legal Landscape", Mar 2019...

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20 March 2019

Report on challenges & opportunities for law firms implementing the UN Guiding Principles

Author: Catie Shavin, Independent Advisor & Anna Triponel, Triponel Consulting

"Leading and Emerging Practice: Challenges and Opportunities for firms implementing the UN Guiding Principles", Mar 2019...

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24 January 2019

UK: Charity releases ranking of top 100 LGBT-inclusive employers

Author: Alexandra Gibbs, CNBC (USA)

"MI5, Baker McKenzie and Citi crowned as some of Britain's best LGBT-inclusive employers", 20 jan 2019...

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20 December 2018

USA: Law firms should set up policies & training against client harassment, say experts

Author: Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel, on National Law Journal (USA)

"Harassment From Clients Can Stunt Women's Careers, but Few Firms Are Trying to Stop It", 17 Dec 2018...

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11 December 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin - Issue 29, December 2018

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to our Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin -- highlighting a specific topic each quarter, as well as key developments in corporate legal accountability......

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12 November 2018

Report highlights implications of growing use of artificial intelligence in legal practice for companies & lawyers

Author: Samantha Thorne, Diplomatic Courier

"Report: AI in the Law", 8 Nov 2018...

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22 October 2018

USA: Survey shows women still underrepresented in senior roles in law firms

Author: Madeline Shi, Business Insider (France)

"Big law firms have been an 'old boys club' forever, and new data shows they haven't budged in over a decade", 18 Oct 2018...

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