Prof. dr. Cedric Ryngaert gives talk on Criminal jurisdiction over Corporate Human Rights Violations at the Asser Institute
On 8 January 2018, Cedric Ryngaert spoke at the Asser Institute’s ‘Winter Academy’, an event set up in the framework of the Institute’s ‘Doing Business Right’ project on corporate social responsibility. Prof. Ryngaert’s talk addressed Criminal jurisdiction over corporate human rights violations.
More information on the ‘Winter Academy’ (taken from the Asser Institute’s website):
‘The five days at the Asser Institute will provide advanced theoretical knowledge of the various legal fields and debates relevant to corporate social responsibility, distilled by high-level academics. Furthermore, we will also feature insiders’ perspectives on how these mechanisms work in action, with experienced speakers coming from the corporate world, international organisations, law firms, and NGOs. This Winter Academy is designed for advanced students (at Masters or PhD level), as well as young professionals with a keen interest in the various modes of regulation of transnational business activity and corporate social responsibility.’