Corrie v. Caterpillar
Because this is a relatively new legal frontier, the plaintiffs may be facing an uphill battle. However, as the public’s demand for corporate accountability increases, there is hope that multinational corporations will take steps to ensure that their products do not fuel human rights abuses.
Emily Schaeffer, UC Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), J.D. Candidate 2006 Garrett Wright, UC Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), J.D. Candidate 2007
Law Students for Justice in Palestine
For more information: Rachel Corrie Memorial Website –www.rachelcorrie.org; The National Caterpillar Campaign – http://www.catdestroyshomes.org; Center for Constitutional Rights – http://ccr-ny.org