On 12 March 2021, Her Majesty’s Government issued updated guidance on the annual requirement, under Section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 (the “MSA”), for certain businesses to publish an annual statement (the “March 21 Guidance”). Whilst the March 21…
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