November 29, 2015 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Chevron Agrees to Pay Huge Salary and Income Taxes of Key Witness Who Perjured Himself In Ecuador Pollution Case

Posted: Nov 12, 2015 – 03:36 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 12 /CSRwire/ - Chevron has quietly renewed its controversial contract to pay a hefty salary to its star witness in the Ecuador pollution case even after he admitted committing perjury on the stand to try to taint the $9.5...

Lawyers for Donziger File Evidence Showing Chevron’s Star Witness Lied On the Stand During Company’s RICO Case

Posted: Nov 05, 2015 – 03:36 PM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 05 /CSRwire/ - Lawyers representing U.S. attorney Steven Donziger today filed sworn testimony showing Chevrons star witness Alberto Guerra admitted accepting large cash payments from the company and lying on the stand to protect the oil giant from paying a...

Holy Land Principles Appeal to Cisco Investors

Posted: Nov 03, 2015 – 08:18 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Nov. 03 /CSRwire/ - In the countdown to the Cisco Shareholders Annual Meeting on November 19, investors are coming under increased appeals to vote for the resolution on the Holy Land Principles an 8-point corporate code of conduct for American companies doing...

Villagers Threaten New Lawsuit Against Chevron In U.S. Courts; Order Company to Cease Destruction of Documents

Posted: Oct 05, 2015 – 12:49 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 05 /CSRwire/ - Indigenous villagers and their lawyers have ordered Chevron to cease the destruction of all documents related to oil contamination in Ecuadors rainforest in light of compelling new evidence the company presented false witness testimony and committed...

GMO Free USA on the Road Again with Neil Young in October

Posted: Sep 29, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

UNIONVILLE, CT, Sep. 29 /CSRwire/ - On the heels of a successful July tour, GMO Free USA will again be joining Neil Young + Promise of the Real for their October #RebelContentTour promoting the new studio album, The Monsanto Years. The tour kicks...

Public Voting Begins for Walden University’s 2015 Scholars of Change Video Contest

Posted: Sep 22, 2015 – 03:30 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Whether theyre addressing challenges locally or globally, Walden University students and alumni are putting the universitys social change mission into action every day. Waldens seventh annual Scholars of Change video contest features some of their unique stories from...

Notre Dame Law Professor Under Scrutiny for Accepting Chevron Funds to Attack Ecuadorian Villagers

Posted: Sep 17, 2015 – 02:29 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - A Notre Dame human rights law professor has admitted Chevron is paying him to publicly attack Ecuadorian villagers and their lawyers who won a historic $10 billion judgment against the company in Ecuador, according to an analysis...

Chevron Facing Major New Difficulties In Ecuador Pollution Case After Losing Before Canada Supreme Court

Posted: Sep 10, 2015 – 05:11 PM EST

TORONTO, Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - After losing a critical decision before Canadas Supreme Court, Chevron must now prepare for a possible worst-case scenario in the Ecuador pollution case that could force the company to pay the full amount of the $10 billion environmental...

Canada Supreme Court To Decide Friday Whether Chevron Assets Can Be Targeted by Ecuadorian Villagers

Posted: Sep 02, 2015 – 11:29 AM EST

OTTAWA, Sep. 02 /CSRwire/ - In a decision that could have important implications for human rights victims worldwide, Canadas Supreme Court on Friday will announce whether Ecuadorian villagers can proceed in Canadian courts to try to seize Chevrons assets to force the oil...

GMO Free USA Finds Carcinogenic Weedkiller and GMOs in Kashi GoLean Cereal

Posted: Aug 04, 2015 – 08:00 AM EST

UNIONVILLE, CT, Aug. 04 /CSRwire/ - GMO Free USA today published the results of independent lab tests documenting that a box of Kelloggs Kashi GoLean Original cereal which had not been verified by the Non-GMO Project contained glyphosate residue and an even higher...



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