Seminar on Business & Human Rights on 17 November 2016

The Human Rights Commission of the Geneva Bar Association invites you to aseminar on „Business & Human Rights“ on 17 November 2016 at the University of Geneva. A copy of the program is attached.

Addressed to lawyers, in-house counsel, companies and banks, this seminar will present the UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights and their practical implications for economic actors and their legal counsels. Through specific workshops, this seminar will examine the duties and obligations of lawyers, corporations and banks in the context of this issue of increasing practical importance.

The seminar is organised in collaboration with the Faculty of Law of the University of Geneva and the International Bar Association and will be held in English. Registration will be open until 21 October 2016 (see attached registration form). The number of place is limited.

For additional information, please contact Sylvain Savolainen at ssavolainen@lalive.ch.