European Commisson publishes Edinburgh Law School study

The report was compiled by academics from Edinburgh Law School (namely Professor Alan Boyle, Professor Bill Gilmore, Professor Doreen McBarnett, Dr Daniel Augenstein, Mr Navraj Singh Ghaleigh, Mr David Cabrelli, Dr James Harrison and Dr Elisa Morgera), and is an important input for the further implementation by the European Union of the United Nations business and human rights framework.

In October 2010 the European Commission published a report on the existing legal framework for human rights and the environment applicable to European Union companies operating outside the EU.

The report was compiled by academics from Edinburgh Law School (namely Professor Alan Boyle, Professor Bill Gilmore, Professor Doreen McBarnett, Dr Daniel Augenstein, Mr Navraj Singh Ghaleigh, Mr David Cabrelli, Dr James Harrison and Dr Elisa Morgera), and is an important input for the further implementation by the European Union of the United Nations business and human rights framework.

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