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U.N. Code of Conduct on Transnational Corporations

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on International Economic Policy, Trade, Oceans, and Environment.

U.N. Code of Conduct on Transnational Corporations

hearing before the Subcommittee on International Economic Policy, Trade, Oceans and Environment of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, second session, October 11, 1990.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on International Economic Policy, Trade, Oceans, and Environment.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • International business enterprises -- Law and legislation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUN Code of Conduct on Transnational Corporations.
    SeriesS. hrg -- 101-1014.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 58 p. ;
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18031893M

    An alternative solution would be to enact a mandatory code of corporate conduct along the lines of the U.N. Code of Conduct for Transnational Corporations.() Although the U.N. Code was voluntary,() it was a significant step toward regulating corporate conduct with respect to human rights. UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, Norms on the Responsibilities of Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises with Regard to Human Rights, U.N. Doc. E/CN.4/Sub.2//12 () [hereinafter Sub-Commission Draft Norms on Human Rights]; see Karsten Cited by:

    INTERNATIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT LAW – Vol. II - Controlling Corruption In International Business: Conference on the Code of Conduct for Transnational Corporations (TNC Code of Conduct). This Code, however, was strongly opposed by many developed nations. U.N. Code of Conduct for Public Officials sets forth guidelines and. The U.N. Centre on Transnational Corporations was established in as the organizational focal point for matters related to MNEs and foreign direct investment. The Centre drafted a code Cited by: 1.

      There are similar provisions in U.N. Draft Code of Conduct on Transnational Corporations, k, Org. Scss. , Provisional Agenda Item 2, at 11, U.N. Doc. E//39/Add.1, (), and OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises, 27 June 84 See Jennifer A. Zerk, Multinationals and Corporate Social Responsibility: Limitations and Cited by: 2. codes of conduct: the fiction of corporate self-regulation 41 The last approach I want to mention uses the unfair business practices law. An effort is underway to penalize corporations under unfair business practice penalties for claims of good conduct, such as falsely stating that they pay their workers double the minimum : Naomi Roht-Arriaza.


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to link the draft U.N. Agreement with the Code of Conduct for Transnational Corporations ("Code"), which was also being prepared under U.N. auspices.7'8 Though not a legally binding document, the Code urged corporations to refrain from using subversive activities.

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