Yesterday, Keep Your Promises DuPont sent a letter to the boards of directors of DuPont and Dow Chemical regarding a number of inadequate or misleading disclosures in the companies’ joint merger proxy. The letter demands that the companies remedy the disclosure violations in the proxy and ensure that Dow and DuPont shareholders are provided the… Read More

Today, a jury in Columbus awarded plaintiff David Freeman $500,000 in punitive damages from DuPont for the company’s conscious disregard for the plaintiff’s health. The punitive damages are awarded in addition to the previous $5.1 million in compensatory damages awarded by the same jury on July 6. Keep Your Promises advisor Harold Bock issued a… Read More

Today, Keep Your Promises advisor Harold Bock issued a statement on behalf of the campaign applauding the jury’s verdict in favor of plaintiff David Freeman in the third DuPont C-8 bellwether trial, including a compensatory award of $5.1 million and punitive damages. There will be additional testimony before the jury awards a dollar amount for… Read More

June 24, 2016 — By JEFFREY SAULTON Water issues dominated Thursday’s meeting of Vienna City Council. In unanimous votes, the council approved the second reading of an ordinance for the construction of the filters to remove C8, accepted an access and indemnification agreement between the city and Chemours and accepted a donation of land on… Read More

Today, plaintiffs attorneys rested their case in the third DuPont C-8 case, in which plaintiff David Freeman of Little Hocking, Ohio is seeking to hold DuPont accountable for causing his testicular cancer with C-8 in drinking water. Since June 1, plaintiffs attorneys have presented evidence to the jury regarding DuPont’s knowledge of the hazards of… Read More

Here is a statement from Dr. Paul Brooks, advisor to Keep Your Promises DuPont, regarding Rep. McKinley’s call for Congressional hearings: “We welcome Rep. McKinley’s call for Congressional hearings on EPA’s C-8 guideline, which rightly showed Vienna and communities across the country that our drinking water is contaminated with harmful levels of C-8. “The guideline… Read More

Citron Research came out strongly against DuPont in a report this afternoon, detailing the many flaws of the Chemours spinoff: Click here to read the report. None of this information, including the conclusion that Chemours is headed for bankruptcy, comes as any surprise to us. Bloomberg, CNBC, Barron’s, and others have since picked up on… Read More

Today, members of Keep Your Promises DuPont attended the first day of DuPont’s next C-8 trial brought by David Freeman, a Little Hocking resident who alleges that DuPont’s C-8 contamination in drinking water caused his testicular cancer. The jury heard opening statements in the case, and both sides outlined the arguments they will undertake over… Read More