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A binding treaty on business and human rights? Still a way to go.
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • November 2 2017

Last week (23-27 October 2017), the third round of negotiations on a binding international treaty on business and human rights concluded. In this


France's Department of Labor Issues Guidance on New Corporate Social Responsibility Obligations
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • France
  • October 12 2017

Following the introduction of new corporate social responsibility obligations for collaborative platforms towards independent workers, the French


Corporate Social Responsibility and the Rana Plaza Class Action
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • October 6 2017

On July 5, 2017, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released a 129-page decision in the Rana Plaza class action (Das v George Weston Limited, 2017


Corporate social responsibility and diversity policies: comply or explain
  • White & Case LLP
  • Belgium, European Union, OECD
  • October 3 2017

On 11 September 2017, Belgium published a new bill requiring certain large companies to disclose "non-financial" (relating to social, environmental


The responsibility to respect human rights in the banking sector
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Global
  • September 14 2017

The question of how the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs) should apply to the banking and financial services sector is one


Government and activists increase focus on modern slavery risks
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 6 2017

On 16 August 2017, the Australian Government announced a proposal to introduce a modern slavery reporting requirement applying to all large


Informe sobre el anteproyecto de Ley sobre información no financiera de grandes empresas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Spain
  • September 4 2017

El pasado viernes, el Consejo de Ministros recibió el informe sobre el Anteproyecto de Ley sobre información no financiera de grandes empresas


Australia: Government and activists increase focus on modern slavery risks
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • September 4 2017

On 16 August 2017, the Australian Government announced a proposal to introduce a modern slavery reporting requirement applying to all large


The “Transparency Pledge” at the Crossroads of Human Rights and Sustainability
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Global
  • August 17 2017

Much has been made in recent months over the garment and footwear industries’ embrace of a more visible supply chain in the form of a “Transparency


Good Corporate Citizen or Simply Paying too Much Property Taxes
  • Dickinson Wright
  • USA
  • August 17 2017

Notwithstanding that property taxes tend to be one of the more significant operating expenses for commercial property owners