Penelope C. Simons

Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa

Associate Professor

57 Louis Pasteur Street

Ottawa, K1N 6N5

Canada

http://www.commonlaw.uottawa.ca

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Scholarly Papers (9)

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International Law’s Invisible Hand and the Future of Corporate Accountability for Violations of Human Rights

Journal of Human Rights and the Environment, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 26 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2018
Penelope C. Simons
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on the Issue of Human Rights and Transnational Corporations and other Business Entities, Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, Protect Respect and Remedy, Ruggie, Corporate Accountability, Corporate Impunity, TWAIL

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Canada's Enhanced CSR Strategy: Human Rights Due Diligence and Access to Justice for Victims of Extraterritorial Corporate Human Rights Abuses

Penelope Simons, "Canada's Enhanced CSR Strategy: Human Rights Due Diligence and Access to Justice for Victims of Extraterritorial Corporate Human Rights Abuses" (2015) 56(2) Canadian Business Law Journal 167., Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2015-21
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Penelope C. Simons
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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corporate social responsibility; extraction industry; international human rights; developing countries; business and human rights; Canadian policy on corporate social responsibility; UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

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Deconstructing Engagement

U of Toronto, Public Law Research Paper No. 04-07
Number of pages: 169 Posted: 21 Jun 2004
Georgette Gagnon, Audrey Macklin and Penelope C. Simons
Independent, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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Participatory Rights in the Ontario Mining Sector: An International Human Rights Perspective

McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 06 Mar 2011
Penelope C. Simons and Lynda Margaret Collins
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Human rights, environmental rights, aboriginal rights, free prior and informed consent, mining law, public protest, injunctions

Participatory Rights in the Ontario Mining Sector: An International Human Rights Perspective

McGill International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Jun 2015
Penelope C. Simons and Lynda Margaret Collins
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Corporate Voluntarism and Human Rights: The Adequacy and Effectiveness of Voluntary Self-Regulation Regimes

Relations Industrielles/Industrial Relations, Vol. 59, No. 1, 2004
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2013
Penelope C. Simons
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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Binding the Hand that Feeds Them: The Agreement on Agriculture, Transnational Corporations and the Right to Adequate Food in Developing Countries

W. Shan, P. Simons, D. Singh (eds) Redefining Sovereignty in International Economic Law (Hart Publishing, Oxford 2008), 399-427
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Sep 2013
Penelope C. Simons
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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Agreement on Agriculture, Right to Food, Food Security, Transnational Corporations, Doha Round, WTO

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Responsibility Beyond Borders: State Responsibility for Extraterritorial Violations by Corporations of International Human Rights Law

Modern Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 4, pp. 598-625, July 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jul 2007
Robert McCorquodale and Penelope C. Simons
British Institute of International and Comparative Law and Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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Unsustainable International Law: Transnational Resource Extraction and Violence Against Women

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2019-11
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 May 2019
Penelope C. Simons
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa
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violence against women, rape, transnational resource extraction, international law, international human rights law, United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

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The Governance Gap: Extractive Industries, Human Rights, and the Home State Advantage

Penelope Simons & Audrey Macklin, The Governance Gap: Extractive Industries, Human Rights, and the Home State Advantage (Routledge, 2014)
Posted: 29 Jan 2015
Penelope C. Simons and Audrey Macklin
Faculty of Common Law, University of Ottawa and University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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governance gap, human rights, transnational corporations, weak governance, Talisman Energy, Sudan, Harker Mission, governance, reflexive law, responsive law, self-regulation, home state regulation, host state, UN Guiding Principles, IFC Performance Standards, OECD Guidelines, GRI, Equator Principles, Voluntary Principles