July 18, 2018

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Legal Community “Shocked” by NY Bar Decision to Suspend Renowned Attorney Without a Hearing After He Helped Win Pollution Judgment Against Chevron

Published: Jul 18, 2018 – 10:50 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ - A New York state appellate court has taken the highly unusual step of suspending the law license of renowned corporate accountability attorney Steven Donziger without a hearing, leading to "shock" among lawyers who have followed his long-running...

Ørsted, GRI & CDSB on the TCFDs

Published: Jul 18, 2018 – 04:00 AM EST

LONDON, Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ - Ethical Corporation has just published a new briefing that delves into the role of the TCFDs in sustainability reporting and I wanted to send this across to you - you can access the report here.There's 9 pages of...

The Tiffany & Co. Foundation Commits $1 Million to Great Barrier Reef Conservation Efforts

Published: Jul 17, 2018 – 09:59 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 17 /CSRwire/ - The Tiffany Co. Foundation announced today that it has committed approximately $1.4 million AUD ($1 million USD) to help protect and restore Australia's Great Barrier Reef. This magnificent natural wonder is the world's largest living organism, encompassing...

Chevron Suffers Major 8-0 Defeat in Ecuador’s Constitutional Court Over Landmark Pollution Judgment

Published: Jul 11, 2018 – 10:32 AM EST

QUITO, Ecuador, Jul. 11 /CSRwire/ - In a resounding defeat for Chevron in a landmark pollution case, Ecuador's Constitutional Court in a unanimous 8-0 decision rejected the oil major's final appeal of a $9.5 billion pollution judgment that found the company deliberately dumped...

Soil Health Policy Resources Now Available

Published: Jul 10, 2018 – 02:39 PM EST

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Jul. 10 /CSRwire/ - Soil health policies are growing in number and importance across the United States but are widely dispersed across a variety of academic institutions, state agencies and legislative bodies. This catalog brings these policy efforts together...

Chevron Trying to Orchestrate Disbarment of Attorney Who Won Large Pollution Case; Claims “Threat to the Public Order”

Published: Jul 10, 2018 – 02:20 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 10 /CSRwire/ - After years of litigation over its massive pollution problem in Ecuador, Chevron has now orchestrated the suspension of human rights lawyer Steven R. Donziger without a hearing on the grounds that he represents "a threat to the...

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