Category Archives: Law

Bhopal Liabilities not Revealed / Corporate Veil and Possible Trading Fraud Issues

US  Chemical Multinationals Slice and Dice Toxic Assets – yet Another Attempt to Avoid Liabilities and Indian Court Judgments After the 2017 merger of the Dow Chemical Company with DuPont Nemours, a vast chemical company, known as DowDuPont, was formed. In September 2018, it filed a Form 10 Registration Statement with the U.S. Securities & […]

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DowDuPont Prepares to Split Into Three With no Mention of Bhopal Liabilities

Registration Statements for the New Dow do not Reveal Potential Bhopal Liabilities After the 2017 merger of the Dow Chemical Company with DuPont Nemours, a vast chemical company, known as DowDuPont, was formed. In September 2018, it filed a Registration Statement with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, representing the first step in the process […]

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‘The world is against them’: new era of cancer lawsuits threaten Monsanto (& others)

‘The world is against them’: new era of cancer lawsuits threaten Monsanto (& other glyphosate manufacturers) According to the Guardian: “In an historic verdict in August, a jury ruled that Monsanto had caused a man’s terminal cancer and ordered the agrochemical corporation to pay $289m in damages. The extraordinary decision, exposing the potential hazards of […]

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Simple History of the Criminal Case Outstanding Against Union Carbide in Relation to the 1984 Bhopal Disaster

A Simple History of the Criminal Case Criminal proceedings for “culpable homicide not amounting to murder” launched against US-based Union Carbide Corporation within 24 hours of the gas leak.1 Nine individuals and three corporations accused, with one individual and two corporations based overseas. Foreign corporations charged: Union Carbide Corporation (UCC), incorporated in New York State, […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.