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24 July 2014

Chiquita wins dismissal of U.S. lawsuits over Colombian abuses

Author: Jonathan Stempel, Reuters

Chiquita…has won the dismissal of U.S. lawsuits by more than 4,000 Colombians who sought to hold the produce company liable for the deaths of relatives killed in their country's bloody civil war. By a 2-1 vote, a panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court...

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24 July 2014

UK: Jury finds MNS Mining not guilty of corporate manslaughter in mine accident that killed 4 workers

Author: Jan Burgess & Jacqueline Cursiter, CMS Cameron McKenna LLP, in Lexology (UK)

"Corporate manlaughter update: MNS Mining Limited", 14 Jul 2014...

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23 July 2014

So. Korea: Appellate court upholds "zero tolerance" sexual harassment policy in case against Samsung Card executive

Author: Kim Yon-se, Korea Herald

"No form of sexual harassment can be tolerated: court", 22 Jun 2014...

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23 July 2014

UK: Criminal Justice and Courts Bill feared to threaten access to justice for victims in environmental cases, say activists

Author: Elspeth Owens, ClientEarth

"Environmental justice at risk as Westminster debates controversial bill", 14 July 2014...

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22 July 2014

China: McDonald's & Yum suspend OSI subsidiary Shanghai Husi as meat supplier after expired meat allegations

Author: Laura Burkitt, Jacob Bunge & Julie Jargon, Wall Street Journal

"McDonald's, Yum Suspend Meat Supplier in China", 21 July 2014...

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22 July 2014

Academics argue US Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision over contraception coverage violates anti-discrimination law

Author: Alexandra Brodsky & Elizabeth Deutsch, in Bloomberg View

"How Civil-Rights Law Could Overturn Hobby Lobby", 21 Jul 2014...

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22 July 2014

USA: Judge orders company claimant & law firm to return settlement payments from BP over Deepwater Horizon oil spill

Author: Amanda Bronstad, National Law Journal (USA)

"BP Claimant, Attorneys, Ordered to Return Settlement Cash", 21 Jul 2014 [Subscription required]...

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22 July 2014
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Author: 凤凰

"麦当劳肯德基供应商被曝使用过期劣质鸡牛肉", 2014年07月20日...

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21 July 2014

China: Govt. suspends McDonald's, KFC & Pizza Hut meat supplier Shanghai Husi (OSI subsidiary) for allegedly selling out of date meat

Author: BBC

"China suspends McDonald's and KFC's meat supplier", 21 Jul 2014...

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21 July 2014

China: OSI subsidiary Shanghai Husi alleged to have sold out-of-date meat to McDonald's, KFC & Pizza Hut

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