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31 October 2019

So. Africa: New blog series on use of class action lawsuits to hold mining companies accountable over health-related issues of miners

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30 July 2019

So.Africa: Mining union urges govt. to put more pressure on mining company over high accident rate

Author: Dineo Faku, Business Report (South Africa)

‘Amcu slams Harmony for high accident rate’ 30 July 2019...

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29 July 2019

So. Africa: Johannesburg High Court approves $353 million class action settlement in lawsuit against mining firms re lung disease

Author: Africa News

"South African court approves $353 million class action settlement", 28 Jul 2019...

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31 May 2019

So. Africa: 5 mining companies ask Court to accept 5 billion rand settlement in lawsuits re gold miners affected by silicosis & tuberculosis

Author: Ciaran Ryan, AllAfrica

"South Africa: Five Mining Groups Ask Court to Approve R5 Billion Silicosis Settlement Case", 30 May 2019...

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11 December 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin - Issue 29, December 2018

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Welcome to our Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin -- highlighting a specific topic each quarter, as well as key developments in corporate legal accountability......

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19 October 2018

So. Africa: Trust to disburse funds to miners following silicosis & tuberculosis lawsuit settlement to be established in 2019

Author: South African News Agency

"Silicosis fund to be established in April 2019", 17 Oct 2018...

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4 May 2018

So. Africa: Gold producers reach $400 mln. settlement with mine workers in silicosis lawsuit

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29 March 2018

Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin: The legal significance of #MeToo

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11 March 2018

Silicosis lawsuit settlement expected within 6 weeks

Author: Ed Stoddard, Reuters

South African gold producers will likely reach a settlement within six weeks in a lawsuit over a fatal lung disease that companies have set aside R5 billion in provisions for, a lawyer and industry group said on Sunday...A spokesman for the working...

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26 February 2018

So. Africa: Class-action silicosis case likely to take six months to settle as three new companies join the matter

Author: Allan Seccombe, Business Day (South Africa)

"Class-action silicosis case likely to take six months to settle as three new companies join the matter", 7 Feb 2018...

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