The cities of San Francisco and Oakland are suing some of the world’s largest oil companies over climate change, joining an emerging legal effort to hold the fossil fuel industry accountable for the damages wrought by rising seas. The suits, filed separately Tuesday in Superior Court in San Francisco and Alameda County, claim that a slate of oil, gas and coal producers not only caused the heat-trapping gases that drove sea-level rise but knowingly did so, a challenge akin to litigation against big tobacco companies in the 1990s.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JULY 18, 2014
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NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - INDUSTRY CONCEPT HOLDINGS, INC.
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