From The Source: New Bill Calls for Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery in Corporate Supply Chains

From The Source: New Bill Calls for Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery in Corporate Supply Chains

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Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 5:30pm

New bill calls for transparency on trafficking and slavery in corporate supply chains

JD Supra. In late July, Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) introduced H.R. 3226, the Business Supply Chain Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act of 2015.

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The Department of Justice hires its own FCPA compliance expert to determine when a company should be criminally charged

Lexology. On July 30, 2015, the Chief of the Fraud Section of the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) confirmed that DOJ is hiring an attorney to serve as a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) compliance expert.

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Will there ever be an organics label for worker rights?

The Washington Post. In September, you’ll have some new assurances about the tomatoes you buy from the 780 Giant Foods and Stop & Shop stores that pepper cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.

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DOJ quietly revises Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Resource Guide

The National Law Review. Revisions bring DOJ and SEC guidance in line with FCPA statutory language. 



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