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Russia sanctions: UK expands professional services ban and UK trade sanctions

Russia, United Kingdom - December 19 2022 On 15 December 2022, the UK adopted the Russia (Sanctions) (EU Exit) (Amendment) (No. 17) Regulations 2022 (the "Regulations") which implements new…

Jason Hungerford, Chris Roberts, Paul Whitfield-Jones

Business and Human Rights: further calls from investors for mandatory UK human rights and environmental due diligence legislation

United Kingdom - October 12 2022 Investors across the globe are increasingly putting pressure on legislators to mandate human rights and environmental due diligence (“HREDD“). The UK…

Sam Eastwood, Libby Reynolds, Oliver Williams

Compliance DIY: OFSI’s latest enforcement action and taking responsibility for your own sanctions risk

United Kingdom - October 3 2022 On 27 September 2022, HM Treasury's Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) announced the imposition of a £30,000 civil monetary penalty…

Jason Hungerford, Paul Whitfield-Jones

NextGen Talks: Social Change and Innovation with Seng Choon Koh

Hong Kong, Singapore - September 29 2022 In the first Episode of Season 3 of our NextGen Talks podcast series, we were delighted to speak to Seng Choon Koh, founder of Dignity Kitchen, a…

Jason L. F. Leung, Wei Na Sim

Business and Human rights: Investors call on the UK Government to mandate human rights and environmental due diligence

United Kingdom - September 27 2022 The expectation for businesses to conduct human rights and environmental due diligence (“HREDD“) is increasingly becoming mandated by legislators…

Sam Eastwood, Libby Reynolds, Oliver Williams