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GLOBAL BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS, James Featherby, ed., The European Lawyer Ltd., 2011

16 Pages Posted: 11 Apr 2011  

Aaron A. Dhir

Osgoode Hall Law School ; Yale Law School

Edward J. Waitzer

York University - Osgoode Hall Law School; York University - Schulich School of Business; Stikeman Elliott LLP

Aaron Fransen

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Christen Daniels

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: April 11, 2011

Abstract

This is a chapter on Canada for a new book that explores the growing relationship between human rights and global business and the developing international focus on this topic, particularly as a result of recent United Nations initiatives. This first edition focuses on the legal accountability and due diligence responsibilities of corporations for human rights compliance by their overseas operations.

Keywords: Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Law, Securities Law, Canada

Suggested Citation

Dhir, Aaron A. and Waitzer, Edward J. and Fransen, Aaron and Daniels, Christen, Canada (April 11, 2011). GLOBAL BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS, James Featherby, ed., The European Lawyer Ltd., 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1807282

Aaron A. Dhir

Osgoode Hall Law School ( email )

4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada
(416) 736-5224 (Phone)
(416) 736-5736 (Fax)

HOME PAGE: http://www.osgoode.yorku.ca/faculty-and-staff/dhir-aaron-a/

Yale Law School ( email )

P.O. Box 208215
New Haven, CT 06520-8215
United States
(203) 432-8294 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.law.yale.edu/faculty/ADhir.htm

Edward J. Waitzer (Contact Author)

York University - Osgoode Hall Law School ( email )

4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada
416 869 5587 (Phone)

York University - Schulich School of Business

4700 Keele Street
Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada

Stikeman Elliott LLP

5300 Commerce Court West
199 Bay Street
Toronto, ON M5L1B9
Canada

Aaron Fransen

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

Christen Daniels

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

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