IHRC Podcast


Welcome to the International Human Rights Committee podcast – Perspectives.

Lawyers in the state of Texas whose clients are involved in international business may be confronted more frequently with the human, legal, and reputational risk associated with violations of internationally recognized human rights. The State Bar of Texas created the International Human Rights Committee (IHRC) in August 2015, the first of its kind among state bars, with the goals to study legal issues related to international human rights, inform Texas lawyers of these issues, and provide guidance to these Texas lawyers.

Listen Now to Episode 2 – 10th Anniversary of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights:  Their Impact and Future


Dean Slocum, President, Acorn International

Martin Luff, Counsel, Vinson & Elkins

Joshua Newcomer, Principal, McKool Smith (Moderator)

The Texas Access to Justice Contribution