BHP to defend imminent class action over Samarco dam failure.
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Title: BHP to defend imminent class action over Samarco dam failure
Date: Sun, 22 Jul 2018 19:15:00 GMT

Report: BHP released a terse statement in response today stating that it intended to defend the claim. The Samarco iron ore joint venture between Vale and BHP saw massive flooding and mudslides as the result ...
Keywords: dam, bhp, defend, samarco

Source:, Vancouver, Canada.
Press release: see full report.

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