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Corporate law, codes of conduct and workers' rights, Vanisha H. Sukdeo

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Corporate law, codes of conduct and workers' rights
Title
Corporate law, codes of conduct and workers' rights
Statement of responsibility
Vanisha H. Sukdeo
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Language
eng
Summary
This book critically explores how increased regulation and governance of corporations can be used to help improve the rights of workers amidst an era of union decline. The book posits that soft law techniques such as codes of conduct are more effective in protecting workers than "hard law" i.e. domestic regulation. It starts by analysing the transnational regulation of corporations and codes of conduct, and then puts forward a model code of conduct that can be used by corporations to help increase the protection of workers. Through this model's use of a monitoring scheme, shareholders, activists, and NGOs put pressure on the corporation to reform itself and enact a code which has obligations flowing both ways between the corporation and its employees. The book then looks at the expansions of fiduciary duties and changes to corporate governance, including Benefit Corporations and how they can be used to increase the rights of workers. It then discusses changes to standard union contracts before concluding with an assessment of the best way forward for workers' rights. By providing a new contribution to the current dialogue on corporate social responsibility and codes of conduct, this book will be a valuable resource for academics working on labour, employment, and business law as well as corporate lawyers
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Biographical or historical data
Vanisha H. Sukdeo is a Course Instructor of Law at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Canada.
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1981-
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Sukdeo, Vanisha H.
Dewey number
344.01
Index
index present
LC call number
K1715
LC item number
.S85 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Routledge research in corporate law
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  • Labor laws and legislation
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Corporate governance
  • Labor laws and legislation
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Corporate governance
Label
Corporate law, codes of conduct and workers' rights, Vanisha H. Sukdeo
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/umanitoba/detail.action?docID=5789263
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Codes of conduct -- Changes to corporate governance -- Changes to standard union contracts -- Concluding chapter
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429593475
Lccn
2019017501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Manitoba Law Foundation Fund Collection 2019/20
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9780429059889
System control number
(DLC)40029194787
Label
Corporate law, codes of conduct and workers' rights, Vanisha H. Sukdeo
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/umanitoba/detail.action?docID=5789263
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Codes of conduct -- Changes to corporate governance -- Changes to standard union contracts -- Concluding chapter
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780429593475
Lccn
2019017501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Manitoba Law Foundation Fund Collection 2019/20
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9780429059889
System control number
(DLC)40029194787

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