Human rights for regulators

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    2011 UNGPs, and business “responsibility to respect” human rights regardless of domestic law increases applicability of international HR standards Regulators can, and should, make more use of HR in their work:
    1. informing discretionary decisions and actions;
    2. supporting business ‘responsibility to respect’;
    3. defending regulatory initiatives against litigation.Requires increased familiarity with detail of HR, beyond the ‘foreign office’.
    Original languageEnglish
    Number of pages15
    Publication statusPublished - 23 Aug 2018
    Event78th International Law Association Biennial Conference: Developing International Law in Challenging Times - Sydney, Australia
    Duration: 19 Aug 201824 Aug 2018
    Conference number: 78th


    Conference78th International Law Association Biennial Conference
    Abbreviated titleILA
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