Paulinia and an individual concerning activities in Brazil, Chile, Venezuela
Lead NCPChile
Supporting NCP(s)Brazil, United States
DescriptionOn 15 May 2015, an individual from Chile submitted a specific instance to the Chilean NCP related to Paulinia, a multinational enterprise headquartered in the United States, and its operations in Brazil, Chile and Venezuela.
Theme(s)Employment and industrial relations, Human rights
Date15 May 2015
Host country(ies)Brazil, Chile, Venezuela
SourceIndividuals
Industry sectorConstruction
StatusNot accepted
Summary

Read the final statement (in Spanish) published by the Chilean NCP – 20 August 2015

On 15 May 2015, an individual from Chile submitted a specific instance to the Chilean NCP related to Paulinia, a multinational enterprise headquartered in the United States, and its operations in Brazil, Chile and Venezuela.

More specifically, the submitter, formally employed by the company, alleged that his employment contract had been breached, and sought a ruling on the matter.

The NCP concluded that the submission did not contribute to the purpose of the Guidelines and that the ruling could only be done by the relevant court.