The multinational said it is disappointed by the courts verdict. This is the first time a company in the Netherlands has been called to account over an alleged crime committed abroad. The initial proceedings will start on February 10th, 2010.
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AFTER DUTCH INTRO, INTERVIEW TAKES PLACE IN ENGLISH
Already, lawsuits and false starts caused by legal challenges have cost Royal Dutch Shell – the company that has shown the most interest in offshore oil exploration in Alaska — hundreds of millions of dollars, as well as sent a message to other companies that the state’s northern waters may not be worth the costly fight to develop anytime soon.