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15 January 2019

Thailand: Supreme Court orders compensation for 14 migrant workers accusing Thammakaset farm of labour exploitation

On 15 January 2019, Thailand’s Supreme Court ordered compensation be paid to 14 migrant workers from Myanmar exploited by Thammakaset farm, a subsidiary of the Betagro group. Experts said that this decison is a landmark legal case for migrant workers.

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12 January 2019

First ever complaint in Quechua filed to Peruvian OECD Natl. Contact Point; complaint against Marriot Intl. for alleged damage to indigenous culture

Author: OECD Watch

“Quechua indigenous group vs. Marriott International” – 14 December 2019...

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11 January 2019

Canada : Dzawada'enuxw First Nation community sues govt. for lack of consultation over operations of fish farms in their waters & negative impact on environment

Author: Emilee Gilpin, Canada's National Observer

"The Dzawada’enuxw First Nation files lawsuit against Canada on fish farms dispute", 10 Jan 2019...

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11 January 2019
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Author: AFP et Le Monde (France)

"Le lien unissant un chauffeur et Uber reconnu « contrat de travail »", 11 janvier 2018...

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10 January 2019

German court dismisses lawsuit against KiK over liability for fire at factory in Pakistan in 2012

On 10 January 2019, the Dortmund regional court dismissed a complaint brought by four Pakistani plaintiffs against KiK, a textile company, accused of joint liability over a fire that broke out at one of its suppliers in Karachi in 2012 and killed 250...

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9 January 2019
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Author: Expreso.ec

La Aduana investiga a 45 empresas por actos inusuales – 09 de enero de 2019...

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9 January 2019
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Author: Contrainformacion.es

"UE y grandes corporaciones: ¿negocios o derechos humanos?" – 09 de enero de 2019...

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8 January 2019
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Author: Europapress

“Un juez de EEUU reactiva una demanda contra cuatro empresas por infectar de sífilis a cientos de guatemaltecos”, 5 de enero de 2019...

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8 January 2019
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Author: La Nación

“Consejo de Estado ‘tumbó’ consulta antiminera en Íquira, Huila” – 11 de diciembre de 2019...

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8 January 2019
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Author: El Espectador

"Embolatados $269.808 millones en Saludcoop y Cafesalud" – 08 de enero de 2019...

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