Human Rights for Business: A practical guide to bringing claims

In this 19-minute video Charles explains how human rights can be relevant for business, which rights are most relevant and how to deploy them.

Topics covered:

  • The extent to which human rights apply to businesses
  • The rights that are most relevant for businesses
  • Examples where human rights cases have been commercially relevant
  • Different ways of bringing a human rights claim
  • Other ways businesses can use human rights arguments
  • The possible effect of Brexit on our approach to human rights

Cases referenced:

  • Merchant International Co Ltd v Natsionalna Aktsionerna Kompaniya Naftogaz Ukrayiny [2012] EWCA Civ 196
  • OAO Neftyanaya Kompaniya Yukos v Russia (14902/04) (2014) 59 E.H.R.R. SE12
  • R. (on the application of Infinis Plc) v Gas and Electricity Markets Authority [2013] EWCA Civ 70

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Date:Published Monday 08 August 2016
Duration:0.5 hours
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Charles Brasted

Hogan Lovells

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