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In this CPDcast Paramjit Ahluwalia from Garden Court Chambers sets out what is included in the Draft Modern Slavery Bill. She explains the substantive offences that deal with slavery, the amount of people estimated to be victims of forced labour and how the Bill seeks to separate human trafficking and human servitude.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Know what the Draft Modern Slavery Bill includes;
  • Understand what substantive offences deal with slavery;
  • Know what Slavery, Trafficking and Risk Orders are.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • Article 4 of the Human Rights Convention;
  • Asylum and Immigration (Treatment of Claimants, etc.) Act 2004;
  • Coroners and Justice Act 2009;
  • Council of European Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings;
  • Protocol to prevent, suppress and punish trafficking in persons, especially women and children, supplementing the United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organised Crime (also known as the Palermo Protocol);
  • Sexual Offences Act 2003.
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In this CPDcast Paramjit Ahluwalia from Garden Court Chambers sets out what is included in the Draft Modern Slavery Bill.

Date Recorded: 17th March 2014

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