On 23 February 2022, the EU Commission proposed the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD). Later, on 30 November 2022 the EU Council adopted its negotiating position on the CSDDD. Recently, on 1 June 2023, the European Parliament voted in favor of the proposed CSDDD and adopted its position for negotiations with Member States on rules to integrate human rights and environmental impact into companies’ governance.
Seher Budak is a member of Baker McKenzie's International Commercial & Trade Group in Stockholm. She joined the Firm in September 2017. Prior to joining the Firm, she was a trainee at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, working with free trade agreements and anti-dumping-related matters. Seher is on secondment until 15 February 2023.