Documents on the Shell legal case
Since May 2008 four Nigerian citizens and Friends of the Earth Netherlands/Nigeria are filing a unique lawsuit against Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell. The Nigerians, fishermen and farmers, suffer major damage from oil spills because of oil production by Shell. Below you can access a number of legal documents and some factsheet where you can read more about the legal proceedings.
- Legal documents
1. Legal documents
(these are .pdf-files and may take a few moments to download)
3. The story of the plaintiffs
In the factsheets below you can read more about the plaintiffs, their lawyers and the villages.