Exclusive: Havas Eyes New Shell Global PR Contract, Further Undercutting the Agency’s Climate-friendly Claims

Paris-based communications giant Havas is putting itself forward for another major contract with one of the world’s biggest oil companies — despite CEO Yannick Bolloré’s years of positioning the company as committed to climate action. Insider sources tell DeSmog that several Havas agencies are in the running for Shell’s global public relations account, including London-based […]

A Judge Has Rejected Shell’s Latest Attempt to Dismiss a Connecticut Climate Lawsuit

Boating on New Haven Harbor

A Connecticut judge last week rejected Shell’s latest attempt to quash a climate lawsuit accusing the company of disregarding the severe climate change-driven risks to its fuel and chemical depot on the east bank of New Haven Harbor. The ruling, coming about a year after the federal district court in Connecticut denied Shell’s motion to […]