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Guideline: Chapter IV Paragraph 5

Description Enterprises should, within the framework of internationally recognised human rights, the international human rights obligations of the countries in which they operate as well as relevant domestic laws and regulations:

Carry out human rights due diligence as appropriate to their size, the nature and context of operations and the severity of the risks of adverse human rights impacts.

77 cases relating to 'Chapter IV Paragraph 5':

Title Issue Date filed Status
Milieudefensie et al vs. ING ING palm financing contributes to violations 5 July 2019 Filed
IDI, EC, and LICADHO v. Bonsucro Sugar industry MSI fails to address Cambodian land grabs 11 March 2019 Filed
Former employee vs. Banro Corporation Banro’s non-observance of Guidelines at the Twangiza Mine 24 December 2018 Rejected
KTNC Watch et al vs KEXIM Violations of FPIC, consultation at Philippine Jalaur dam 15 October 2018 Rejected
BIRD vs. HPG HPG's human rights impact in Bahrain 11 April 2018 Pending
BIRD vs. Jaguar Land Rover HPG's human rights impact in Bahrain 11 April 2018 Rejected
BIRD vs. Rolex HPG's human rights impact in Bahrain 11 April 2018 Rejected
FIDH, JFI and Redress vs Italtel Adverse impact of Italtel business activities on HR in Iran 13 September 2017 Rejected
Society for Threatened Peoples vs. Credit Suisse Risks associated with North Dakota Access Pipeline in USA 24 April 2017 Pending
Southeast Alaska Conservation Council vs Seabridge Gold Seabridge Gold's Mining Exploration in Canada 23 December 2016 Rejected
UK Lawyers for Israel vs. PwC PWC audits of Palestinian Authority fail to reveal PA's supp 15 December 2016 Pending
Australian Women Without Borders vs. Mercer PR Privacy violation of sexual assault victim 27 October 2016 Concluded
ECDHR et al vs Boeing & Lockheed Martin Boeing & Lockheed Martin's products in Yemen 23 June 2016 Rejected
NGOs vs UK Defence Equipment Company Human impacts impacts by munitions supplied to Saudi Arabi 6 June 2016 Rejected
Trade Unions vs. Suzuki Motor Corporation Violations of trade union rights in Thailand 10 May 2016 Concluded
ECCHR et al vs. TÜV Rheinland AG Poor audit of Rana Plaza factory building structure and work 2 May 2016 Concluded
Survival International vs. Salini Impregilo Violation of indigenous people’s rights in Ethiopia & Kenya 14 March 2016 Concluded
Survival International vs. WWF Adverse impacts on indigenous people’s rights in Cameroon 10 February 2016 Withdrawn
ADHRB vs. Condor Non-Lethal Technologies HR violations in Bahrain enabled by tear gas supplier Condor 22 September 2015 Rejected
ADHRB vs. SAE Alsetex, Etienne Lacroix Group HR violations in Bahrain enabled by tear gas supplier Condor 19 August 2015 Agreement
Leaders of Paguyuban UKPWR vs ITOCHU HR violations at ITOCHU & J-Power's power plant in Indonesia 29 July 2015 Pending
Leaders of Paguyuban UKPWR vs J-Power HR violations at ITOCHU & J-Power's power plant in Indonesia 29 July 2015 Pending
ELSAM et all. vs. Holcim Indonesia Holcim’s complicity in HR abuses and conflict in Indonesia 19 March 2015 Concluded
Bart Stapert vs. Mylan Mylan’s export of drugs used for death penalty in the US 3 March 2015 Agreement
KTNCW et all. vs. POSCO Daewoo’s use of cotton harvested with forced & child labour 3 December 2014 Rejected
KTNCW et all. vs. NPS Daewoo’s use of cotton harvested with forced & child labour 3 December 2014 Rejected
KTNCW et all. vs. NBIM Daewoo’s use of cotton harvested with forced & child labour 3 December 2014 Rejected
KTNCW et all. vs. Daewoo Daewoo’s use of cotton harvested with forced & child labour 3 December 2014 Rejected
Reprieve vs. British Telecommunications plc Facilitating US drone strikes in Yemen by BT Group 10 October 2014 Rejected
EC and IDI vs. Australia and New Zealand Banking Group ANZ’s role in displacing & dispossessing Cambodian families 6 October 2014 Concluded

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