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LLM Corporate Responsibility

LLM Corporate Responsibility

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree LLM
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
  • Start date Jan-2000

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Corporate Responsibility is a key global concern and these are all questions of necessity for businesses all over the world. Corporate Responsibility and Corporate Social Responsibility are concepts which businesses – no matter their size or purpose – must value and adhere to. This course gives students the tools to identify, analyse and evaluate the main legal rules, principles, models and dimensions of Corporate Responsibility and issues relating to ethical business, corporate and business law, corporate governance, sustainability and human rights. Topics covered in this course include: Legal Aspects of Corporate Social Responsibility; Environmental law and policy; Human rights within business; Ethically oriented-practices such as consumer protection and labour standards; Responsibility in global value chains and institutionally challenging environments. Students will be equipped to develop suitable responses and create action plans to tackle complex issues around this. Graduates will be suited to a broad range of corporate, legal, business and environmental protection roles across national and transnational non-profit and public organisations.