Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Update - Issue 41, June 2022: Legislative developments signal increasing commitment to corporate accountability for human rights abuses
This Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Update looks at the most significant developments in corporate legal accountability for human rights abuses in the last quarter and includes:
- A highlight that gives an overview of recent legislative developments in the EU and North America offering high hopes for expansion of corporate legal accountability and for affected communities seeking justice.
- Updates to Lawsuit Profiles: Lawsuits against Auchan (re deceptive business practices); Barrick (re abuses at mine in Tanzania); BHP (re Fundaõ dam collapse in Brazil); Clearview AI (re consent over scanning of online photos), and others.
- And more legal updates and key resources on corporate legal accountability.