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Wells Fargo & Co. announced it would pay $267,000 in war reparations to Belgian Holocaust survivors, a dramatic change from the position the bank took a day earlier.
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Wells Fargo
Autor/in: Georgette Gagnon, independent human rights consultant; Audrey Macklin, University of Toronto; Penelope Simons, University of Toronto
This paper examines the existing governance gap in the accountability of TNCs for violations of international human rights and humanitarian law associated with their extraterritorial operations. It assesses the adequacy of efforts at self-regulation...
- Mit Bezug auf: Talisman lawsuit (re Sudan)
- Betreffende Unternehmen: BP Chevron China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) EY (Ernst & Young) Greater Nile Petroleum Operating Company (GNPOC) OMV ONGC (Oil & Natural Gas Corporation) Petronas Premier Oil PricewaterhouseCoopers Shell Sudapet Talisman Total
Autor/in: Elliot J. Schrage, Adjunct Senior Fellow in Business and Foreign Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations, and Lecturer in Law at Columbia Law School, in Columbia Journal of Transnational Law
Simply slamming the door on those seeking relief in U.S. courts is bad foreign policy, bad economic policy, and bad legal practice...An effective policy would harness the power of private litigation in U.S. courts as a vehicle for encouraging other...
- Mit Bezug auf: Coca-Cola lawsuit (re Colombia) ExxonMobil lawsuit (re Aceh) Rio Tinto lawsuit (re Papua New Guinea) Talisman lawsuit (re Sudan) Texaco/Chevron lawsuits (re Ecuador) Mehr anzeigenWeniger anzeigen
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Barclays Chevron Citigroup Coca-Cola DaimlerChrysler (now Daimler) Equinor (formerly Statoil) Ford Fresh Del Monte Produce Gap General Motors IBM JPMorgan Chase Levi Strauss Pfizer Talisman Texaco (part of Chevron) Unocal (part of Chevron)
Autor/in: law firm of Cohen, Milstein, Hausfeld & Toll
Today the law firm of Cohen, Milstein, Hausfeld & Toll, P.L.L.C. along with other firms in the United States, joins with the South African firm, Abrahams Kiewitz, in filing a complaint that seeks to hold businesses responsible for aiding and...
Autor/in: William A. Schabas, Professor of Human Rights Law at the National University of Ireland, Galway, and Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights, in International Review of the Red Cross No.42
How far can these general principles of complicity be extended to the case of contemporary atrocities? Can they, for example, be used to establish international criminal liability for a supplier of small arms, the managing director of an airline that...
Autor/in: Gabriel Katsh, Multinational Monitor
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Talisman
Autor/in: Jane Lampman, Christian Science Monitor
Religious and human-rights activists target stocks and capital markets to stop a war of 'genocide' in Sudan [refers to Talisman, Petronas, PetroChina]
- Betreffende Unternehmen: PetroChina (part of China National Petroleum Corporation) Petronas Talisman
Autor/in: Matt Wells, Guardian [UK]
A British company that supplied arms to Rwanda during the country's civil war has been linked to the former army chief arrested in Britain on suspicion of genocide…Research by aid organisations, the UN, and journalists has not established that any firm...
Autor/in: Chris Jochnick, Center for Economic and Social Rights
[refers to Texaco, now ChevronTexaco]
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Chevron