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6 March 2018
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Author: Nolwenn Weiler, Observatoire des multinationales (France)

« Amiante : vingt ans après l'interdiction, toujours aucun procès » 5 mars 2018...

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11 January 2018

Our latest Corporate Legal Accountability Quarterly Bulletin is now available

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4 December 2017
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Author: Matthieu Hoffstetter, Bilan (Suisse)

«Le respect des droits de l'homme devient un atout pour le business», 23 novembre 2017...

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30 November 2017
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Author: Amanda Rossi, BBC Brasil em São Paulo (UK/Brazil)

"De proteção contra substância cancerígena a 'demissão em massa', os efeitos da proibição do amianto", 29 novembro 2017O Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF) proibiu...[em 29 de novembro]...a extração, industrialização, comercialização e distribuição de...

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6 November 2017
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Author: Brice Pedroletti, Le Monde (France)

 « A Taïwan, nouvelle victoire judiciaire des ouvrières empoisonnées de Thomson », 2 novembre 2017...

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27 October 2017

Hyderabad Industries lawsuit (re asbestos contamination, India)

In 2014, a community living near the Roro Hills in eastern India brought a claim against Hyderabad Industries Limited (previously Hyderabad Asbestos Cement Products) before the National Green Tribunal, a judicial body for environmental disputes in...

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29 September 2017
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Author: Nolwenn Weiler, Observatoire des multinationales

« Amiante : les responsables de catastrophes sanitaires deviendraient-ils intouchables ? », 19 Sep 2017...

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6 September 2017

Treaty on business & human rights could improve access to remedy for victims, says new report

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19 April 2017

Corporate Legal Accountability Annual Briefing - Corporate impunity is common & remedy for victims is rare

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

This year’s Annual Briefing highlights the rising impunity of companies’ involvement in human rights abuse...Unscrupulous companies are increasingly targeting activists, using the justice system to hold them accountable, with repression and lawsuits. ...

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13 April 2017

Bangladesh: Asbestos roofs used in houses - tea workers at cancer risk

Author: Mintu Deshwara, Daily Star

Asbestos roofs widely used on the houses of the tea garden workers in greater Sylhet region pose high risks of cancer, said health experts and environmentalists...the tea workers in Sylhet region have been using asbestos for long as it was distributed...

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