Tag Archives: Responsible

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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When to Hire A Probate Attorney in Illinois | Who Is Responsible for Probate Attorney Fees

In this article we explain when you should hire a probate attorney in Illinois, including: “should I hire an attorney for a small estate when probate is not necessary?”, “is an attorney required for Illinois probate estates?”, “when should an … Continue reading

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Study: More hedge fund investors want responsible investment

By Amanda Maine, J.D. A report published by the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) has found that investors in hedge funds are increasingly embracing “responsible investment” strategies and that this demand has driven growth in responsible investment by hedge funds. … Continue reading

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Negligent Placement of a “Cold Joint” Can Result In Responsible Parties Being Liable for Slip and Fall Injuries

A “cold joint” or “construction A common cold joint joint” is formed during the process of laying concrete when the second batch of concrete is placed after the first set of concrete has begun to settle. As a result of … Continue reading

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