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Trans-National Litigation: Dutch Developments

An overview of trans-national litigation under the Dutch Collective Settlement Act (WCAM) presented by Prof. Dr. Ianika Tzankova at the 4th International Conference on the Globalization of Class Actions, Miami, December 2010.

Royal Dutch Shell Decision (Decision of Amsterdam Court of Appeal, 2009)

Sworn translation of the decision of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal in case no. 106.010.887 rendered on 29 May 2009 in the matter of Shell Petroleum et al. v. Dexia Bank Nederland et al.

File includes English translation and original decision in Dutch.