Description: Lawsuit asserting that Exxon Mobil Corporation's representations regarding its investment in clean energy violated D.C. Consumer Protection Procedures Act.
Beyond Pesticides v. Exxon Mobil Corp.
Filing Date Type File Action Taken Summary 05/15/2020 Complaint Download Complaint filed. Nonprofit Group Alleged That Exxon Marketing Violated D.C. Consumer Protection Law. A non-profit organization filed a lawsuit in D.C. Superior Court alleging that Exxon Mobil Corporation violated the D.C. Consumer Protection Procedures Act by representing “that it engages in cleaner forms of energy at a significant level, when in fact, its core business remains entrenched in the production and delivery of fossil fuels.” The plaintiff asked the court to issue an injunction halting Exxon’s allegedly false marketing and advertising.