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by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network
- Company pressed on climate issues but puts its faith in technological fixes rather than pulling out of coal
Dirty Coal Tour speakers being prevented from reaching the UCL Provost’s office to hand in letters of concern about the relationship between the college and mining company BHP Billiton. Photo: Jo Syz.
By Richard Solly, …
This year’s Anglo American AGM – always very genteel affairs – was a little more exciting than usual. Mark Beacon of LMN member group ACTSA (Action for …
Leigh Day and Co Press Release, 23 April 2014
Legal Resources Centre, Legal Aid South Africa and Leigh Day & Co Press release 25 September 2013
Landmark settlement of President Steyn miners’ claims against AngloAmerican boosts fight for silicosis compensation
The long-running President Steyn …
Lawyers for more than 25,000 miners and the dependents of deceased workers who contracted silicosis and tuberculosis while working on South African gold mines filed an application to combine three pending cases against producers. Abrahams …
Lawyers for black South African miners react to the decision by the High Court in London that the Court has no jurisdiction over legal claims filed against mining giant Anglo American
THE long-awaited hearing in which 10 former Anglo miners with silicosis and silico-tuberculosis are seeking compensation began on Friday with an application to compel Anglo American to provide more details of its defence. The Legal …