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22 January 2018

Indian Fishing Community Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Case Challenging World Bank Group Immunity

Author: EarthRights International

Indian fishing communities and farmers represented by EarthRights International (ERI) and the Stanford Law School Supreme Court Litigation Clinic petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court this week to hear their case. Last year, the U.S. Court of Appeals for...

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22 January 2018

Unions reach second settlement under Bangladesh Accord with an apparel brand following delays over fixing hazards at its factories

IndustriALL Global Union and UNI Global Union brought the case on behalf of Bangladeshi textile workers...

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19 January 2018

USA: Environmental groups opposed to Bayou Bridge Pipeline file several lawsuits including related to access to information

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18 January 2018
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En el mes de diciembre de 2017, y tras 41 años, se llevaron a cabo dos sesiones del juicio contra los ex gerentes Pedro Müller y Héctor Francisco Sibilla, de la empresa Ford, acusados de participar directamente en las torturas sufridas por 24...

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18 January 2018

USA: Los Angeles could be next city to file climate change lawsuit against oil companies

Author: Natasha Geiling, Think Progress

" Los Angeles could become the next city to sue fossil fuel companies over climate change " , 17 janvier 2018...

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16 January 2018

"Smoke & Fumes" study alleges that major oil companies misled public about negative impacts of climate change despite knowledge of risks

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13 January 2018
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Author: Prensa Comunitaria (Guatemala)

“Con un Amparo el diputado Leocadio Juracán  busca revocar licencias de minería en todo el país”, 12 de enero de 2018...

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13 January 2018
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Author: Sin Embargo (México)

“Pueblos de Oaxaca dan un primer nocaut a la Reforma Energética al frenar parque eólico español”, 12 de enero de 2018...

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12 January 2018

Civil society calls for an EU collective redress mechanism to protect all fundamental rights, not only for consumers

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11 January 2018
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Author: Sarah Leduc, France24

...Les ONG Sherpa et Peuples solidaires ont annoncé, jeudi 11 janvier, avoir déposé une plainte [contre Samsung] devant le tribunal de grande instance de Paris contre le géant de l’électronique sud-coréen et sa filiale française pour "pratiques...

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