November 2019 - Page 2 of 2 - Climate Litigation Watch

Smear ‘n Scram: NY AG Drops Fraud Claims Last-Minute Move Suggests Climate Case’s Most Damning Allegations Were Just PR

From Law360 by Frank Runyeon NY Drops Half Its Exxon Fraud Case At Climate Trial’s Close November 7, 2019 The New York attorney general on Thursday abruptly dropped two fraud claims during closing arguments in a suit accusing Exxon Mobil of hiding the true cost of climate change from investors. New York has claimed that Exxon Mobil Corp. […]

Lawsuit filed over Paris Accord “not a treaty” Obama shenanigans

PRESS RELEASE: November 4, 2019 8:00 AM Citing Newly Obtained Paris Climate Treaty Memo, GAO Files Suit against State Dept. Seeking Obama Administration Documents As President Trump prepares to formally withdraw from Paris a newly obtained Memorandum of Law, if genuine, represents “major political and legal scandal”, “unlawful entry” to treaty WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today […]