Mandatory due diligence

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Background

Social, human rights, and environmental impacts from mandatory due diligence as a legal duty of care are expected to be significant

The EESC opinion could examine, inter alia, the definition of "company interest", the scope of companies and enterprises to which the eventual due diligence legislation should apply, the scope of the due diligence obligations, the role of the board and its members, the identification and setting of standards, liability for failure to fulfil due diligence obligations, the role of Member States in ensuring the effective fulfilment of the due diligence obligation.

Composition of the study group

Administrator in charge: Claudia DREWES-WRAN
Assistant: Inga LUNGUL

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