The UK Modern Slavery Act – Ropes & Gray Resources for Compliance

May 24, 2017
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Most companies will be publishing their first statements under the UK Modern Slavery Act towards the end of the first half of 2017.

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We encourage you to take advantage of the following complimentary Ropes & Gray resources to assist with your MSA compliance:

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The Ropes & Gray Supply Chain Compliance and CSR Resource Center

The Resource Center contains primary source materials, including the MSA and other anti-human trafficking regulations.