Strategic litigation

Indigenous organisations and NGO coalition warn top French supermarket Casino: do not sell beef from deforestation in Brazil and Colombia – or face French law

-Press release-en, Environment and Climate, Front page, Strategic litigation

Paris, 21 September 2020 – An international coalition of associations (Canopée, CPT, Envol Vert, Mighty Earth, Notre Affaire à...

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First climate change litigation against TOTAL in France: 14 local authorities and 5 NGOs take Total to court

-Press release-en, Environment and Climate, Front page, Strategic litigation

First climate change litigation against a company in France: 14 local authorities and 5 NGOs take Total to court Paris, January 28, 2020...

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French court narrows charges against Lafarge

-Press release-en, International crimes, Strategic litigation

PRESS RELEASE French court narrows charges against Lafarge Paris, 7 November 2019 – Today, the Investigation Chamber of the Paris Court...

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Samsung’s indictment: Fighting transnational corporation’s human right’s violations through consumer law

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Sherpa in the media, Strategic litigation

Clara Gonzalez and Marie-Laure Guislain, litigation officers at Sherpa published a blog post ” Samsung’s indictment in France...

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French court rejects ECCHR and SHERPA’s admissibility in the Lafarge/Syria case : Organizations to appeal decision at French Supreme Court

-Press release-en, Access to justice, Advocacy, International crimes, Strategic litigation

Press release French court rejects ECCHR and SHERPA’s admissibility in the Lafarge/Syria case. Organizations to appeal decision at...

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Violations of workers’ rights: landmark indictment of SAMSUNG France for misleading advertising

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Strategic litigation

Violations of workers’ rights: landmark indictment of SAMSUNG France for misleading advertising Paris, July 3rd, 2019 – After...

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Palm oil in Cameroon : the Bolloré group sued by NGOs in an unprecedented legal action

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Strategic litigation

Press release – May 27th 2019 BOLLORE GROUP SUED BY NGOs IN AN UNPRECEDENTED LEGAL ACTION Palm oil in Cameroon: French courts must order...

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2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar: new complaint against Vinci

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Strategic litigation

2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar: new complaint against Vinci Sherpa, the Comité contre l’Esclavage Moderne (CCEM) and six former Indian...

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Opening of a judicial investigation in Paris in the SAMSUNG case

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Strategic litigation

Opening of a judicial investigation in Paris in the SAMSUNG case SAMSUNG takes responsibility and agrees to compensate workers of its South...

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Malta Files: call for an investigation to the Attorney General of Malta

-Press release-en, Corruption and embezzlement, Strategic litigation, Tax evasion

Paris, 04/10/2018 –  The French and Maltese Anti-Corruption Organizations Sherpa and Il-Kenniesa request the Attorney General of...

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Panama Papers: Maltese Attorney General should make the Egrant Inquiry Report public

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Corruption and embezzlement, Corruption and embezzlement, Strategic litigation, Tax evasion, Tax evasion

Panama Papers: Maltese Attorney General should make the Egrant Inquiry Report public The French and Maltese anti-corruption organisations,...

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Indictment of Lafarge : New York Times & The Guardian

International crimes, Sherpa in the media, Strategic litigation

French Cement Giant Lafarge Indicted on Terror Financing Charge in Syria, New York Times, 28 juin 2018 Lafarge charged with complicity in...

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