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Samsung to face charges in French court over labour conditions linked to corporate ethics pledge

Thursday 4 July 2019 | 10:40 CET | News
Activist groups Sherpa and ActionAid France said that they have succeeded in bringing to court a case against Samsung's French subsidiary for deceptive marketing practices. The news follows the start of legal proceedings in early 2018, when the smartphone maker was accused of marketing its brand with an ethical image, while failing to honour its commitments by violating workers' fundamental rights.

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Categories: General
Companies: Samsung
Countries: France
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