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Falend toezicht in internationaal concernverband

Falend toezicht in internationaal concernverband

Falend toezicht in internationaal concernverband

01.06.2013 NL law

In internationaal concernverband met een in nederland gevestigde moedervennootschap kan van de moeder worden verlangd dat zij toezicht houdt op de gedragingen van haar buitenlandse dochters. In januari heeft de rechtbank den Haag eindvonnis gewezen in een zaak over olielekkages bij shell in nigeria. Deze bijdrage bespreekt de risico’s naar Nederlands recht voor concerns met nederlandse tophoudstermaatschappijen. De concernleidingplicht kan meebrengen dat tijdig moet worden ingegrepen bij onregelmatigheden bij buitenlandse dochters.

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