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1 September 2014

US court dismisses lawsuit against Ford & IBM alleging complicity in So. African apartheid abuses

Author: Reuters

"Apartheid corporate lawsuit dismissed", 29 August 2014...

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29 August 2014

In re South African Apartheid Litigation - Opinion and Order

Author: US District Court for the Southern District of New York

This case arises out of allegations that various corporations aided and abetted violations of customary international law committed by the South African apartheid regime. The remaining plaintiffs are members of two putative classes of black South...

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26 August 2014

Trial starts in US lawsuit against Arab Bank over alleged complicity in terrorist attacks in Israel

Author: Christie Smythe, Bloomberg

"Arab Bank Accused of Turning Blind Eye to Terror Funding", 15 Aug 2014...

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21 August 2014

China: Passengers sue Spring Airlines over alleged refusal to carry HIV-positive passengers

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21 August 2014

USA: Govt. agency sues Food Lion over alleged religious discrimination against fired employee

Author: Salisbury Post (USA)

"EEOC sues Food Lion for religious discrimination", 20 Aug 2014...

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19 August 2014
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Author: Aboubakar Sangaré, Abidjan.net (Côte d'Ivoire)

"Déchets toxiques/ 19 août 2006-19 août 2014 : Il y a 7 ans, le Probo Koala endeuillait la Côte d’Ivoire", 19 août 2014...

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19 August 2014

USA: Muslim workers sue David Burke's restaurants over alleged religious discrimination

Author: Rich Schapiro, New York Daily News (USA)

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15 August 2014

Lawsuit against Hudbay in Canada may open new avenue to claims for abuses committed abroad, says commentary

Author: Sebastian Rosemont, Foreign Policy in Focus (USA)

"Seeking Justice in Canada: Hitting Mining Companies Where They Live", 12 Aug 2014...

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13 August 2014

Australia: Companies to be liable for sexual harassment by employees even if happens outside workplace following court decision

Author: Nick Toscano, Age (Australia)

"Sexual harassment ruling 'a warning for employers'", 12 Aug 2014...

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8 August 2014

US Court decision to dismiss lawsuit against Chiquita shows difficulties faced by victims to hold corporations accountable for human rights abuses abroad, says academic

Author: Lauren Carasik, Western New England University School of Law, in Al Jazeera America

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