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Lawsuits: Selected cases

Our Corporate Legal Accountability "Big Issue" is here.  Below are links to case profiles on human rights lawsuits against companies.  A complete list of lawsuits profiled is available here.

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13 January 2020
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Author: Colombia Informa

“Empresas y paramilitares: Alianza para asesinar a líderes y lideresas sociales” – 12 de enero de 2020  … La Universidad Javeriana elaboró una base de datos sobre las empresas colombianas y extranjeras que han sido mencionadas en las sentencias de J...

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13 January 2020

Cambodia: Pailin Provincial Court charges a massage shop owner & an accomplice accused of sex trafficking & conspiracy to commit sex trafficking

Author: Sokhean Ben & Vida Taing, Khmer Times

"Vietnamese woman in Pailin accused of sex trafficking", 13 January 2020...

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13 January 2020
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Author: ComunicaRSE

“Nuevas demandas contra la industria tecnológica por la minería de Cobalto”, 13 de enero de 2020...

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13 December 2019

Lundin Petroleum lawsuit (re complicity in war crimes, Sudan)

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1 December 2019

Thailand: Thammakaset files case against former NHRI commissioner Angkhana Neelapaijit over tweets expressing support for fellow human rights defenders

Author: OMCT & FIDH

"Thailand: Judicial harassment of Ms. Angkhana Neelapaijit over defamation complaint by Thammakaset company", 27 Nov 2019...

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6 November 2019

Cambodia: Siem Reap Provincial Court sentences a US attorney to 30 months imprisonment over child sex abuses during his stay in Cambodia

Author: Brandon Meyer, Tampa Bay Times

"Tampa attorney convicted of child sex abuse in Cambodia", 5 November 2019...

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26 October 2019

Cambodia: The Phnom Penh Municipal Court summons a union leader to appear for questioning over a workers' protest in 2013

Author: Kunthear Mom, Khmer Times

"Ath Thorn summoned over violent 2013 factory protest", 25 October 2019...

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24 September 2019

Cambodia: Tboung Khmum Provincial Court charges a woman with trafficking three underage girls to China

Author: Buth Reaksmey Kongkea, Khmer Times

"Woman linked to human trafficking case in 2014", 23 September 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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23 August 2019

Cambodia: Koh Kong Provincial Court drops charges against former co-founder of Mother Nature organisation and Spanish environmental activist

Author: Chheng Niem, The Phnom Penh Post

"Mother Nature founder has charges dropped", 22 August 2019...

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