Talking Points on the Right to Remedy and Reparations: Considerations for a Business and Human Rights Treaty

47 Pages Posted: 5 Jun 2017 Last revised: 9 Jun 2017

Date Written: May 1, 2016

Abstract

This advocacy brief was developed by the Center for International Law and Policy at New England Law Boston to provide talking points on the rights to an adequate and effective remedy and reparations for serious human rights claims that may arise from business activities. The brief was intended to assist civil society during the negotiations of the proposed international treaty on business and human rights.

Keywords: Remedy, Human Rights, Business Accountability, Treaty Law, International Law

JEL Classification: K33

Suggested Citation

Laplante, Lisa J., Talking Points on the Right to Remedy and Reparations: Considerations for a Business and Human Rights Treaty (May 1, 2016). The Center for International Law and Policy (CILP), New England Law | Boston, New England Law | Boston Research Paper No. 17-06. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2867091

Lisa J. Laplante (Contact Author)

New England Law | Boston ( email )

154 Stuart St.
Boston, MA 02116
United States

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