Global Investigations Review - The law and practice of international investigations

Privilege and corporate responsibility: Are courts impeding public policy?

10 May 2018

Privilege and corporate responsibility: Are courts impeding public policy? Gerald Chan and Yousuf Aftab

Yousuf Aftab and Gerald Chan argue that recent limitations on privilege protections risk disincentivising good corporate behaviour at a time when governments want companies to investigate human rights abuses.