70th Anniversary of the Geneva Conventions

In the aftermath of World War II, the international community came together and agreed upon one of the most vital treaties of our time – the Geneva Conventions of 1949. The treaty, made up of four conventions and three additional protocols, “established the modern, international legal standards for humanitarian treatment during times of war.”[1] Included … Read more

Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives in Europe

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is the idea that corporations should be engaging in socially responsible business practices. The discussions of CSR revolve around whether the directors and managers of corporations should have some legal duty to take into account not only the needs of the shareholders, but also other groups affected by the corporation’s activities … Read more