Essays about: "Soft law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 89 essays containing the words Soft law.

  1. 1. Game mechanics, Role play, and Narrative - Critically learning values through games

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Sebastian Öhman; [2019]
    Keywords : Role-playing games; Simulation; Narratology; Game-based learning; Convention of the Rights of the Child; Table top role-playing games; Immersion;

    Abstract : In 2018, the Swedish Parliament decided to make the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child a civil law, which will be implemented in the year 2020. The consequences of the decision are not unproblematic. READ MORE

  2. 2. How Formal and Informal Institutional Factors Affect the Bargaining Strategies of the Co-legislators in the European Union: A Case Study on the Negotiation Process of the Directive on Unfair Trading Practices in Business-to-Business Relationships in the Food Supply Chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecka Ingimarsdottir; [2019]
    Keywords : European Union; Co-decision Procedure; Trilogues; UTP Directive; New Institutionalism; Relais Actors; Soft and Hard Bargaining Strategies; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Since the introduction of the co-decision procedure in the European Union (EU), the Council of the EU and the European Parliament have become more interdependent in order to reach an agreement on a legislative file. The interdependence has led to a significant increase in the number of trilogues, which is problematic as these informal meetings are secluded and have no references to the treaties. READ MORE

  3. 3. Labour Rights Protection in Post-Conflict and Post-Disaster Recovery: What Role for International Labour Standards?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Lara Wilkinson; [2018]
    Keywords : Labour rights; human rights; international labour standards; ILO; post-conflict; post-disaster; post-crisis; development; decent work; employment; rights at work; right to work; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The world continues to be shaped by crises in both new and familiar forms. International and non-international armed conflicts and disasters are barriers to individual wellbeing, development, stability, and in the case of the former, represent a basic challenge to peace. READ MORE

  4. 4. Inherited Human Rights Risk - The Importance of Human Rights Due Diligence in M&A Transactions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Astrid Bendixen Kettis; [2018]
    Keywords : Public International Law; M A; Human Rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : To date, there is no international ‘hard law’ instrument creating legally binding obligations for corporations. Instead, corporate activity is regulated by domestic law and ‘soft law’ standards on corporate responsibility and human rights. READ MORE

  5. 5. Restitution of Unjust Enrichments: A Right to Remediation for Human Rights Abuses from Parent Companies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Amanda Bergqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Business Human Rights; Human Rights; Company Law; Private Law; International Human Rights Law; Law of Restitution; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : As of today, there are no binding obligations under international human rights law for companies. Therefore, the UNGPs and the OECD Guidelines has emerged as soft law instruments which explains social and legal expectations on states and business in regards of human rights. READ MORE