Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice

Corporate Accountability in the Context of Transitional Justice

by Sabine Michalowski (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138211278
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/11/2016
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.20(h) x (d)

About the Author

Sabine Michalowski is a Professor of Law at the University of Essex. Her research interests include the economic and social dimensions of transitional justice as well as corporate complicity. Her recent publications include articles on corporate complicity and on the link between sovereign debt and transitional justice.

Table of Contents


Sabine Michalowski

Part 1: Transitional Justice and Corporate Accountability: Exploring Current Trends and Potential Linkages

1. Linking Transitional Justice and Corporate Accountability

Clara Sandoval with Leonardo Filippini and Roberto Vidal

2. Toward a Multi-Directional Approach to Corporate Accountability

Youseph Farah

3. Corporate Complicity for Human Rights Violations: Using Transnational Civil and Criminal Litigation

Tara L. Van Ho

4. Corporate Accountability in the Framework of the Special Representative on Business and Human Rights

Geneviève Paul and Judith Schönsteiner

5. Corporations and Redress in Transitional Justice Processes

Clara Sandoval and Gill Surfleet

6. Legal Options for Addressing Corporate Accountability, Reparations, and Distributive Justice Needs in Times of Transition

Nelson Camilo Sánchez

7. Advancing the Accountability of Corporations for Their Impact on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: Reflections on the Use of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Sylvain Aubry

Part 2: Linking Transitional Justice and Corporate Accountability: Examples and Case Studies

8. Corporate Accountability, a Tough Tool for Transitional Justice: A Selective Overview of the South African Experience

Charles P. Abrahams

9. International Criminal Law and Transnational Businesses: Cases from Argentina and Colombia

Wolfgang Kaleck

10. Another Brick in the Uruguayan Transition: Financial Complicity

Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky

11. The Legal Framework for Private Investors in Kosovo: Implications for Environmental Protection in a Transitional Economy

David M. Ong

12. Transitional States and the Flag of Convenience Fishing Industry

Darren Calley


Sabine Michalowski and Ruben Carranza

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