Claimants v Fonterra Brands (China) Limited

Country: China
Year: 2010
Court: The Small Claims Tribunal, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
Citation: SCTC15980/10; SCTC15981/10; SCTC15982/10; SCTC15983/10
Health Topics: Child and adolescent health, Diet and nutrition
Human Rights: Right of access to information, Right to bodily integrity, Right to food
Facts:

The claimants, residents of Mainland China, were parents and their children who suffered physical injuries from consuming contaminated dairy products. The claimants sought monetary compensation from the defendant, from whom they had purchased the contaminated products. The defendant is a 43% material shareholder of Sanlu Group, the manufacturer and distributor of the products. The claimants …Read more

Tags: Child and adolescent health: Child development, Children, Compensation, Diet and nutrition: Food safety, Duty of care, Infant health, Minor, Negligence, Remedies, Tort
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Pitalev v. Russia

Country:
Year: 2009
Court: European Court of Human Rights
Citation: Application no. 34393/03
Facts:

The case originated as an application against the Russian Federation filed with the Court under Article 34 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (hereinafter the Convention) by a Russian national, Mr. Sergey Gennadyevich Pitalev ( hereinafter the applicant) in 2003. The primary concern is the case was about the …Read more

Tags: Diet and nutrition: Food safety, Freedom from Torture and Cruel, Health care and health services, Hospitals, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment, prisons, water sanitation and hygiene
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