Resistance to Pacific Rim Mining Company

CIEL supports new amicus curiae submitted by the National Roundtable Against Metallic Mining in El Salvador to the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes in the case of Pacific Rim Mining Corporation’s attempts to bypass El Salvador’s environmental protection laws using investor-state dispute settlement . This second amicus addresses elements relating to the merits of the dispute. Read more...



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