Doylestown, PA (August 24, 2023) – Susan A. Maslow, business law attorney and founding partner of the law firm of Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP (AMM Law) has co-edited “Contracts for Responsible & Sustainable Supply Chains” along with David V. Snyder, Esquire.
The new publication is a comprehensive overview of model contract clauses, legal analysis, and practical perspectives on this issue, and is essential for all businesses and counsel who want to reduce adverse human rights impacts and environmental risks in their supply chains. The book can be purchased on the ABA website
This comprehensive guide contains model contract clauses (MCCs) that companies and their counsel can use to implement balanced, responsible, and sustainable corporate policies to protect human rights and the environment. The guide provides legal analysis from practicing lawyers and prominent scholars and includes extensive explanatory materials to help adapt and implement the MCCs.
The book is divided into three sections: MCCs, legal analysis, and practical perspectives. It includes:
- MCCs and explanatory annotations so counsel can make informed decisions;
- An overview of the MCCs: their genesis and development, strategies and choices, legal underpinnings and drafting alternatives, current use, and likely future;
- Perspectives of authors from large and small law firms, in-house counsel, academia, NGOs, civil society, and labor;
- Chapters on legal issues from antitrust, commercial law, and corporate law to US international trade law as well as foreign law that reaches US companies.
In addition to her business law practice, Ms. Maslow serves as chair of the Corporate Social Responsibility Law Committee of the ABA Business Law Section.