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REsp 647.493 / SC [MPF c. Brésil et sociétés minières]

Le parquet fédéral (MPF) a intenté une ação civil pública contre le gouvernement fédéral, les sociétés minières et les agents ou partenaires des sociétés minières pour dégradation de l'environnement résultant d'activités houillères à grande échelle dans la partie sud de l'État de Santa Catarina.

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Resp 647.493 / SC [MPF c. Brasil y empresas mineras]

Resp 647.493 / SC [MPF c. Brasil y empresas mineras] (22 de mayo de 2007):

 

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En re solicitud de Maui Electric Company, caso núm. SCWC-15-0000640 (14 de diciembre de 2017)

En re solicitud de Maui Electric Company, caso núm. SCWC-15-0000640 (14 de diciembre de 2017)

 

Tribunal Supremo de Hawái

 

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Yaiguaje v. Chevron Corporation [2017] ONCA 827

Yaiguaje v. Chevron Corporation [2017] ONCA 827 (October 31, 2017)
Court of Appeal for Ontario

Ecuadorian community members filed an action in Canada for recognition and enforcement of an Ecuadorian court judgment holding Chevron accountable for environmental harm from petroleum development in the Amazon.  The Superior Court of Justice granted Chevron’s motion for summary judgment and dismissed the plaintiffs’ claim against Chevron (Yaiguaje v. Chevron Corporation [2015] ONSC 135).

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In re Application of Maui Electric Company, Case No. SCWC-15-0000640 (Dec. 14, 2017)

In re Application of Maui Electric Company, Case No. SCWC-15-0000640 (Dec. 14, 2017)
Hawaii Supreme Court

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REsp 647.493/SC [MPF v. Brazil and mining companies]

REsp 647.493/SC [MPF v. Brazil and mining companies] (22 May 2007):

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Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn. BHD v. Hue Shieh Lee

Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn. BHD v. Hue Shieh Lee  (21 October 2016)
Malaysia Court of Appeal
[Decision upheld on appeal - summary below]

Hue Shieh Lee is a resident of Bukit Koman and Vice President of a community organization formed to look after the health and welfare of residents impacted by a gold-processing facility operated by Raub Australian Gold Mining (Raub).

Raub filed a defamation claim against Hue Shieh Lee for statements she made about the company in two published news articles.

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Lungowe v. Vendanta Resources PLC

Lungowe v. Vendanta Resources PLC [2016] EWHC 975 (TCC) (May 7, 2016)
England and Wales High Court (Technology and Construction Court)

More than 1,800 residents of four Zambian communities near the Nchanga copper mine brought an action in the UK against Vendanta Resources (Vendanta) and Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) for harm arising out of pollution and environmental damage caused by mining operations. 

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