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7 January 2019

So. Korea: Plaintiffs seek to seize assets of Japanese companies to enforce Supreme Court’s ruling compensating WWII workers for forced labour

Author: Akiko Horiyama, Mainichi (Japan)

"Move to seize assets in forced labor case in S. Korea prioritizes plaintiffs' rights", 3 Jan. 2019...

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2 November 2018

Japanese government tells companies to not compensate Korean victims of forced labor

Author: Cho Ki-weon, Hankyoreh (So. Korea)

The Japanese government is holding briefings in which it is instructing Japanese companies that are being sued by Koreans who were conscripted into forced labor during Japan’s colonial occupation not to compensate the plaintiffs or even settle with...

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30 July 2013

S.Korea court rules against Mitsubishi Heavy on forced labour

Author: Reuters

A South Korean court ordered...Mitsubishi Heavy Industries...to pay...$360,200...in compensation to five South Koreans for forced labour during Japan's colonial rule in the second such ruling...Mitsubishi said it would appeal the decision. [refers to...

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25 May 2012

South Korean forced laborers win 1st legal victory

Author: Associated Press

South Korea's Supreme Court has ruled in favor of nine South Koreans who demanded Japanese firms pay them for forced labor during Japan's colonial rule of Korea. The Supreme Court says it repealed lower court decisions that ruled against the South...

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1 September 2009

Carbon Disclosure Project finds improved disclosure of emissions among world's largest companies - Bayer, BASF, HSBC, Wal-Mart, Chevron lead

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1 September 2009

[PDF] Carbon Disclosure Project 2009 - Global 500 Report

Author: Carbon Disclosure Project

Following the increase in the number of CDP signatories, the standard of disclosure over the past seven years since the inception of CDP has increased dramatically... The number of Asian companies responding to CDP 2009 increasedby 39% (51 to 71) from...

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28 January 2009

100 Corporations That Will Survive 100 Years

Author: Corporate Knights & Innovest Strategic Value Advisors

The Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations: Acciona, Accor, Adidas, Advanced Micro Devices, Aeon, Air France-KLM, Alcoa, Amazon.com, Atlantia, Atlas Copco, BASF, Baxter International, BG Group, BHP Billiton, British Land, British Sky Broadcasting,...

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28 January 2009

2009 list of Global 100 "Most Sustainable Corporations" issued

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1 August 2007

Workers win lung-disease legal battle against MHI [Japan]

Author: Kyodo News [Japan]

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. was ordered Tuesday to pay ¥564 million to 36 plaintiffs comprising former employees who contracted lung disease after working at the firm's shipbuilding facilities and family members of deceased workers. Presiding...

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1 June 2007

No redress for illegal actions during war [Japan]

Author: Asahi Shimbun [Japan]

The Nagoya High Court on Thursday rejected compensation claims of South Korean women forced to work in a Japanese factory during World War II, but acknowledged that the government's actions violated international law. Six South Korean women..., as...

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