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Settlement in works over human rights case involving Unocal

Unocal reached an agreement in principle to settle the federal and state suits but discussions were ongoing and no details were immediately released, company spokesman Barry Lane said...The suits maintain that El Segundo-based Unocal should be held liable for the alleged enslavement of villagers by soldiers during construction of a natural gas pipeline in the 1990s in Myanmar, also known as Burma.

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