*Vedanta Resources Plc and another v Lungowe and others

Practice – Pre-trial or post-judgment relief. The appellant companies' challenge to a finding that the English and Welsh court had jurisdiction to try the claim against them failed. The proceedings concerned alleged toxic emissions from a copper Mine in Zambia, and the claimants were a number of Zambian citizens. The Supreme Court held that the English court had jurisdiction to try the claims.

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