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20 September 2019

Brazil: Vale and Tüv Süd face criminal charges over dam disaster

Author: BBC

“Brazil dam disaster firms to face criminal charges”, 20th September 2019...

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20 September 2019

Japan: 3 ex-TEPCO executives cleared of negligence in criminal lawsuit following Fukushima disaster

Author: Justin McCurry, Guardian (UK)

"Fukushima disaster: Japanese power company chiefs cleared of negligence", 19 Sep 2019...

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20 September 2019

USA : 7 housing companies sued for alleged age discrimination using Facebook ad-targeting

Author: David Cohen, Adweek (USA)

"Housing Companies Sued for Age Discrimination Over Facebook Ad Targeting", 18 Sep 2019...

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19 September 2019

Inversiones Cobra & CXI lawsuit (re illegal invasion of land & burning of palm oil, Guatemala)

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13 September 2019

Investors may increasingly turn to shareholder climate change lawsuits to protect their investments, says expert

Author: Dana Drugmand, Climate Liability News

"As Big Oil Digs for More Despite Climate Risks, Investor Lawsuits May Grow", 12 Sep 2019...

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13 September 2019

Japan: 2 men file lawsuit against their employers for alleged demotion & pay cuts after paternity leave

Author: Motoko Rich, New York Times

"Two Men in Japan Dared to Take Paternity Leave. It Cost Them Dearly, They Say", 12 Sep 2019...

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11 September 2019

Report shows 80% of US private sector employees will be forced into arbitration with their employers by 2024

Author: St Louis Labor Tribune and Pai, People's World

"EPI report: Forced arbitration to cover 80% of private sector workers by 2024", 4 Sep 2019...

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11 September 2019

USA: States and politicians file briefs to support gun-maker Remington in Sandy Hook case

Author: Associated Press, NBS news (USA)

"Republican politicians, states join NRA in backing gun-maker in Sandy Hook case", 5 Sep 2019...

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6 September 2019

Commentary: Indigenous peoples are defending their rights in court—and winning

Author: Emily Greenspan, Oxfam America

What a groundbreaking court decision in Guatemala means for environmental justice and indigenous rights....

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6 September 2019
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Author: Marie-Dominik Langlois, Université d'Ottawa, dans The Conversation

« Minières canadiennes à l'étranger : à quand une véritable politique pour le respect des droits humains?», 5 septembre 2019...

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