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Human Trafficking and the Private Sector: A Role for Corporate Counsel

International Law News (ABA Section of International Law), Vol 42 No. 4, pp 18-20 (Fall 2013)

3 Pages Posted: 12 Oct 2013  

Jonathan Todres

Georgia State University College of Law

Date Written: October 11, 2013

Abstract

The private sector plays a critical role in the area of human trafficking. It can both facilitate exploitation and help prevent it from occurring. This short article discusses the emerging role of the private sector in preventing and responding to human trafficking, the evolving legal landscape, and the implications of this trend for corporate counsel.

Keywords: human trafficking, private sector, corporations, corporate social responsibility, disclosure, labor, supply chains, professional responsibility

JEL Classification: D62, D63, K20, K31, K22, L21, M14, O31

Suggested Citation

Todres, Jonathan, Human Trafficking and the Private Sector: A Role for Corporate Counsel (October 11, 2013). International Law News (ABA Section of International Law), Vol 42 No. 4, pp 18-20 (Fall 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2339258

Jonathan Todres (Contact Author)

Georgia State University College of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 4037
Atlanta, GA 30302-4037
United States

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