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OECD Publishes Case Study on Grouping and Read-Across for the Genotoxicity of Nano Titanium Dioxide

On September 21, 2018, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced four new case studies on integrated approaches for testing and assessment (IATA), including a Case Study on Grouping and Read-Across for Nanomaterials — Genotoxicity of Nano-TiO2.  The … Continue reading

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U.S. v. OECD Tax Rates

The Tax Foundation has released U.S. Personal Income Tax Rates: How Do We Compare in the OECD, and Where Are We Going?, by Chris Atkins:The U.S. is routinely described as one of the lowest tax jurisdictions in the industrialized world,… … Continue reading

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OECD and Argentina Establish Latin America Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation

On July 22, 2018, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria and Argentina’s Minister of Treasury Nicolás Dujovne presided over a Memorandum of Understanding  (MOU) to establish a center of the OECD Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation in Buenos Aires, Argentina. … Continue reading

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Recently Released: OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct

I was delighted to hear that the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) had recently published its OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct (Paris: OECD, 31 May 2018).   The OECD describes this work in the following terms:Businesses … Continue reading

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OECD Releases Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct

On June 20, at the 2018 Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (“OECD”) formally launched its new Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct. Intent of the Due Diligence Guidance The new Due Diligence Guidance … Continue reading

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