TITLE

Case Note ESTABLISHING LIABILITY FOR MULTINATIONAL OIL COMPANIES IN PARENT/SUBSIDIARY RELATIONSHIPS

AUTHOR(S)
McConnell, Lee J.
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Environmental Law Review;2014, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the case of Akpan & Anor v Royal Dutch Shell plc & Anor. Topics discussed include the legal challenges of overseas operations, the environmental damage of oil spill in Nigeria and the legal action against Royal Dutch Shell PLC and Shell Petroleum Development Co. of Nigeria. It also informs about a class action suit by Milieudefensie, a non-governmental organization.
ACCESSION #
94959362

 

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