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Mar 8, 2019

National Consumer Protection Week Tip: Counterfeit Goods Sold On Online Marketplaces May Be Produced with Forced Labor

This week, Green and Spiegel observed National Consumers Protection Week. Buyers beware: counterfeit goods sold on online marketplaces may be produced with forced labor. Learn more here.

Feb 27, 2019

Law Enforcement Investigation Uncovers Human Trafficking Ring at Massage Parlor and Charges Robert Kraft with Soliciting Prostitution

The shock of the Robert Kraft scandal should put corporate boards on notice. The situation in Jupiter, FL is just the tip of the iceberg of the realities of forced labor and human trafficking. Forced labor not only occurs in the United States but is rampant in the supply chain of many goods sold domestically. While the headlines might not be as scandalous, the effects on the abused workers and brand goodwill cannot be understated. From drops in market share to lost profits, companies can suffer damage to their image, having to answer not only to consumers, but also investors. We cover the realities on our blog.

Jan 18, 2019

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January is Human Trafficking Awareness month. In recognition of the fight to end human trafficking and forced labor. Learn about the basics and indicators for identifying human trafficking in this blog.

Dec 4, 2018

Honoring International Day for the Abolition of Slavery by Eradicating Forced Labor

On December 2, Green and Spiegel US and the International Supply Chain Initiative (ISCI) observed the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery. Slavery takes many forms throughout the world. From sexual exploitation to forced labor in the global supply chains, the International Labor Organization (ILO) estimates that there are over 40 million people trapped in some form of modern slavery globally.