On 29 April 2020, the European Commissioner for Justice, Didier Reynders, announced that the Commission has committed to introducing rules for mandatory corporate environmental and human rights due diligence, as part of a External link opens in new tab or windowSustainable Corporate Governance initiative.  The EU Commissioner requested feedback on the proposals.

Change The Law Ltd made a submission to the EU Commissioner.

External link opens in new tab or windowhttps://ec.europa.eu/info/law/better-regulation/have-your-say/initiatives/12548-Sustainable-corporate-governance/F1291451 

A further submission was made to the EU Commissioner on 8 February 2021 made jointly with the IBA Business & Human Rights Committee and IBA Legal Policy & Research Unit and Change The Law Limited.