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CORPORATE ETHICS AND THE LAW: Conflict Minerals Law Hold-Up Threatens Lives in DR Congo

Business  (tags: law, consumers, CONFLICT MINERALS, conflict minerals, pending legislation, safety, society, politics, world, news, corporate, ethics, business, money, marketing )

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The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is legislation best known for regulating the U.S. financial market, but part of the act would also address corporate accountability outside the U.S. when it comes to conflict minerals.

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Cristina M (137)
Wednesday December 21, 2011, 10:54 pm
All corporations should be accountable for what they do overseas, for all the natural disasters and human rights violations.

Bonnie B (103)
Thursday December 22, 2011, 4:42 pm
"My belief is that honest profit can live beside social justice, and that is what these bills are all about," Jim McDermott. Amen to that!

Fred Krohn (34)
Thursday December 22, 2011, 6:00 pm
Just arm the gorillas with stone paddles and let them protect the mineral resources. The Congo needs a real government and the current warlord juntas and Communist invasions need to be dumped into the ocean.

Jose Ramon Fisher Rodriguez (13)
Friday December 23, 2011, 10:44 am
Very interesting article. Thank you, Cal.

KS Goh (0)
Monday December 26, 2011, 1:33 am
Thanks for the article.
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