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£3 billion lawsuit filed against Vale and Samarco over the Mariana dam disaster
The worst environmental disaster in Brazil’s history has triggered a £3 billion lawsuit in the courts of the Netherlands.
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Five years on from the Brumadinho dam disaster
Five years ago, a dam collapsed in Brumadinho, Brazil. 272 people were killed when nearly 12 million cubic metres of toxic mud cascaded through local communities.
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Brumadinho dam disaster: Five years of injustice
Today marks five years since the Brumadinho dam collapsed and 272 were killed. On the anniversary, victims of the disaster share their personal stories.
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Repsol oil spill clear up
Two years on from the Ventanilla oil spill
Two years ago today, an immense oil spill occurred in Peru during the offloading of the oil from a tanker owned by Repsol.
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Repsol oil spill clear up
Pogust Goodhead takes action against Repsol in the Netherlands
Pogust Goodhead is taking action against oil firm Repsol over a huge oil spill that occurred just north of Lima, Peru.
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Pogust Goodhead Gramercy Litigation Funding deal
Pogust Goodhead receives £450M in largest litigation funding deal in legal history
Pogust Goodhead and emerging markets investment manager Gramercy have today announced a landmark £450 million investment partnership, the largest litigation...
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Mariana Dam Disaster 2022 Judgment
In July 2022, over 200,000 victims of the Mariana dam disaster celebrated a landmark ruling that will see FTSE 100 mining giant BHP finally face their...
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Barcarena Toxic Waste Pollution
In a judgment handed down by the Court of Rotterdam, Pogust Goodhead was successful in securing the jurisdiction of the Dutch courts in our claim against...
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Trail of devastation surrounding Norsk Hydro aluminium refinery
After following our case against Norsk Hydro for several months, Bloomberg journalist Sheridan Prasso has produced a feature-length article and podcast...
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Maceió Salt Mine Damage
In September 2022, people from communities that were lost to damage caused by salt mines in Northern Brazil celebrated after securing the right to sue...
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