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Collective redress procedures in human rights claims against businesses

8th November 2017

Time: 17:00-19:00 (Registration open from 16:30)

Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

This event run jointly with the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights and the European Law Institute focusses on the role of collective claims in business and human rights litigation, examining the recent developments in this sphere and covering substantive law, procedural issues and practical topics such as funding and costs. It is part of BIICl's ongoing projects on collective redress as well as business and human rights.

Chair:

  • Diana Wallis, European Law Institute

Speakers:

  • Deba Das, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Jonas Grimheden, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights
  • Daniel Leader, Leigh Day
  • Professor Rachael Mulheron, Queen Mary University of London

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Co-organised by:

The British Institute of International and Comparative Law, the European Law Institute and the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights.

CPD Information

This event offers the equivalent of 2 CPD hours.

Registration and Pricing

BIICL Members:

  • Individual - £40
  • Concession - £25
  • Student - £15

Non-members:

  • Individual - £70
  • Concession - £45
  • Student - £25

N.B. The Concession rate also applies to full time academics, staff of government and non-profit organisations.

Free NGO Places

A limited number of places for this event are available for staff of NGOs to attend free of charge as part of an initiative by the Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law to provide NGOs with access to legal education and training events.

Please email our Events Team at eventsregistration@biicl.org with your contact details, your position and the NGO that you work for. We will organise your attendance, subject to availability.

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