Readers of this blog in the Washington, D.C. area may be interested in attending an upcoming panel discussing the role that U.S. trade associations can play in promoting human rights, sustainability, and CSR. Representatives from four different industries will share case studies of various initiatives they have undertaken and lessons learned. The US Council for International Business will be moderating the panel. The panel will be held at the offices of DLA Piper on Wednesday, Jun 21 from 12:00-2:00pm. It is free and open to the public and a light lunch will be served. Registration is requested, please RSVP to Sosseh Prom at the IBA (Sosseh.Prom@int-bar.org).