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Crowell & Moring LLP | Canada, USA | 22 May 2020

U.S. Senate Passes Legislation Aimed at Ending Forced Labor in Xinjiang, China

On May 14, 2020, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2020 (the “Act”). Introduced by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL)…
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Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | Global | 19 May 2020

COVID-19: Pressure Points: Business and respect of human rights (Global)

The current COVID-19 crisis is putting businesses under unprecedented levels of pressure, in terms of time, Finances and operations. Meanwhile, human…
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Hausfeld LLP | European Union, United Kingdom | 19 May 2020

EU to Legislate for Human Rights and Environmental Due Diligence

On 29 April 2020, the European Commission announced that it will introduce mandatory rules requiring businesses to undertake due diligence to…
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Mayer Brown | European Union | 19 May 2020

Business and Human Rights: Mandatory human rights due diligence - European Commission to introduce a legislative initiative by 2021

On 29 April 2020, the European Commissioner for Justice, Didier Reynders, announced that the European Commission will develop legislation that would…
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Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | Australia | 19 May 2020

Queensland case to focus on the human rights implications of climate change

A group of Young Queenslanders is challenging the mining lease and environmental approval for the Waratah coal mine, part of the Galilee Coal Project…
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1 Chancery Lane | United Kingdom | 18 May 2020

Public Sector and Human Rights Briefing - May 2020

BRIEFING PUBLIC SECTOR & HUMAN RIGHTS May 2020 CONTRIBUTORS Geoffrey Weddell Ian Clarke INTRODUCTION SALEEM KHALID Head of the Public Sector & Human…
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1 Chancery Lane | United Kingdom | 15 May 2020

Covid-19 - Pending Judicial Review

On 30 April, entrepreneur Simon Dolan sent a Pre-action Protocol letter to Matthew Hancock notifying the Government of a pending judicial review…
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Maddocks | Australia | 14 May 2020

COVID-19 increases risk of modern slavery and complexity of compliance - Government extends the deadline to report

In response to the impact of COVID-19, the Department of Home Affairs via the Australian Border Force has released guidance for reporting entities on…
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Hogan Lovells | European Union | 14 May 2020

EU imposes sanctions on six Nicaraguan nationals

The Council of the European Union has included six Nicaraguan officials in the list of natural and legal persons, entities and bodies subject to asset…
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