Julianne Hughes-Jennett

Hogan Lovells


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UN Working Group publishes revised draft of business and human rights treaty: commentary on scope, prevention and legal liability

Global - July 26 2019 On 16 July, a UN working group published a revised draft of its business and human rights treaty (following the “Zero” Draft published in July last…

Peter Hood

Dutch Child Labour Due Diligence Law

Netherlands - July 8 2019 The Dutch Child Labour Due Diligence bill (the “Law“) was passed in both houses of parliament and is due to be implemented by royal ratification after…

Private equity funds and liability for human rights impacts: the practical implications of the UK Supreme Court's decision in Vedanta

United Kingdom - May 16 2019 Could private equity funds be liable for human rights breaches by a portfolio company? A recent decision by the UK Supreme Court increases the…

Ed Harris, Peter Hood

New Ethics Guidelines for Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence

European Union - May 14 2019 On 8 April 2019, the European Commission’s High-Level Expert Group on AI (“HLEG AI“) published its ethics guidelines for trustworthy artificial…

The Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise - Lingering Questions on the Role’s Mandate and Powers

Canada - April 30 2019 Earlier this month, the Canadian government announced the appointment of Sheri Meyerhoffer as the first Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible…

Marjun Parcasio