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27 February 2017

Guyana: Trade union to sue Guyana Sugar Corporation over denial of severance payments to sugar cane workers

Author: Stabroek News (Guyana)

"GAWU mulling court action over denial of severance to 375 Wales workers", 24 Feb 2017...

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27 February 2017

USA: Govt. agency sues L-3 Communications over refusal to allow employee to return to work after medical leave & failure to provide reasonable accommodation

Author: EEOC (USA)

"L-3 Communications Sued by EEOC for Disability Discrimination", 23 Feb 2017...

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23 February 2017
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23 February 2017

Commentary: How to use US Foreign Legal Assistance statute to access information for lawsuits abroad; Kiobel case against Shell as an example

Author: Upasana Khatri, OxHRH Blog (UK)

"Kiobel v. Cravath: An Example of How a Little-Known U.S. Law can be Used as a Pre-Litigation Tool Overseas", 22 Feb 2017...

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23 February 2017

FAQs: French corporate duty of vigilance law

Author: European Coalition on Corporate Justice (Belgium)

The question of what should be the legal obligations on business to ensure respect for human rights throughout their activities and business relationships is at the centre of the business and human rights debate.  In the past years, this question has...

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22 February 2017

Produkty grocery store lawsuit (re modern slavery in Russia)

C русской версией описания этого дела можно ознакомиться здесь....

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21 February 2017
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20 February 2017

Ecuador: Court rules in favor of Afro-descendants, indigenous in first “rights of nature” lawsuit, but transfers blame from companies to State

Author: Julianne A. Hazlewood, Ph.D. and the Communities of La Chiquita and Guadualito

“Court issues ruling in world's first “rights of nature” lawsuit”- February 16, 2017...

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17 February 2017

Commentary: Recent decisions show willingness of Canadian courts to hold companies liable for overseas abuses of intl. human rights norms

Author: Michael G. Congiu, John Kloosterman, Stefan Marculewicz, Aaron Saltzman & Lavanga Wijekoon; Littler, on JD Supra (USA)

"Advancing Human Rights Claims Based on Global Supply Chain Activities: Recent Developments in California and Canada", 15 Feb 2017...

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16 February 2017
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Author: La Nación, CIADI

“La Argentina ganó un caso en el Ciadi” - 10 de diciembre de 2016...

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