Compensation case for billions of pounds will be heard in Liverpool

Jonathan I'Anson
One of the biggest legal claims ever filed in a British court will be heard in Liverpool, not London, after a judge refused an application by the first defendant to transfer proceedings to The Rolls Building. The Anglo-Australian mining company BHP Billiton is being sued for billions of pounds by Brazilian victims of the Fundão dam collapse , the worst environmental disaster in Brazil’s history, three years ago. The class action case has been filed in the High Court in Liverpool by SPG Law on behalf of around 200,000 individ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...