Environmental groups fight back against corporate lawsuits

August 28, 2018

...The “Protect the Protest” task force announced Tuesday targets what are known as strategic lawsuits against public participation, or SLAPP, which use legal action and the threat of financial risk to deter people and groups from speaking out against something they oppose. ... Greenpeace and the Center for Constitutional Rights, which also is involved in helping defend against that lawsuit, are among the Protect the Protest participants. ...

Read the full piece here.

Last modified 

August 31, 2018